I would venture that almost none of you, certainly very few, know about the career of one Memo Luna. That career was the shortest of anyone lost to us in 2021, less than one inning of one contest in 1954.
Kim Ng is qualified, experienced, and well-respected within the industry. The Phillies would be lucky to have her as their general manager. Frankly, the time feels right to make a little history.
Dan Schlossberg has introduced a 2020 version of "The New Baseball Bible: Notes, Nuggets, Lists, and Legends from Our National Pastime" with even more information and anecdotes included. If you have never owned an edition in the past, or if yours is older, it's time to pull out your credit card and get to ordering.
Even if Major League Baseball is able to get a shortened 2020 season underway, COVID-19 will continue to impact the game all year long.
Major League Baseball is scheduled to begin play in late July. But with no fans in the stands, the sound of the game itself will be altered and amplified.