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2020 Schedule
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Sources: MLB, players eye May return in Arizona

Major League Baseball and its players are increasingly focused on a plan that could allow them to start the season as early as May in the greater Phoenix area and has the support of high-ranking federal public health officials, sources told ESPN.

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Ken Griffey Jr. debuted 4/3/89. In our 2016 HoF interview, he said re: ability/work: "It's always more of the Roy Hobbs, The Natural, but to be so good for so long, you've got to work & you've got to work harder than anybody else, longer than anybody else. I tell my kids all the time, the only person that's going to believe in you is you. The name on the front of your jersey, that's who you're getting paid for, paid by, but that name on the back, that's who you've got to believe in. That name."

The top 10 worst first pitches in MLB history (3:38)
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Why the 2001 Mariners are the best team not to win a World Series (1:46)
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Stories to remember Adrian Beltre by on his birthday (1:00)
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On this date: Ichiro makes history with MLB debut (1:05)
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BBTN: Buster talks to Kyle Peterson and Sarah Langs about the changes to the MLB Draft

Kyle Peterson joins Buster to discuss the major changes to the MLB Draft including the hard decisions college baseball players and coaches have to make in this time of uncertainty, the $20,000 cap on signing bonuses for undrafted players, teams that might look to save money by dumping players and what Kyle would do to help increase interest in baseball (1:40). Later, Sarah Langs hops on to talk about which players might've never made the big leagues under the new draft format and how players on short-term deals are likely to be hurt the most by teams looking to cut payroll (28:20).

Could a 32-game schedule be MLB's best solution? (3:13)
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Ken Griffey Jr.'s greatest moments: How a can't-miss prospect became an icon (1:26)
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14d

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Dave Sims joins to discuss the impact COVID-19 has had on the MLB specifically in Seattle, how long he anticipates the season to start and more.

Could MLB implement an NCAA-like tournament this season? (1:33)
15d
Ken Griffey Jr.'s Hall of Fame career, in his own words (3:23)
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Mariners tell players to enter offseason mode

The Mariners have shut down their spring training facility in Arizona because of the coronavirus and told their players to view the coming weeks as though they are in offseason mode.

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Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Runs758Tied-20th
Batting Average.23729th
On Base Percentage.31622nd
Slugging Percentage.42419th
Earned Run Average4.9923rd
Quality Starts51Tied-18th
WHIP1.3823rd
BAA.26324th