MLB should employ an extension of the current playoff system to combat tanking and incentivize winning for teams on the cusp of a Wild Card appearance but not necessarily a division championship.
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This ruling helps the Cubs immensely as they are looking to get the best return while attempting to shop the former MVP.
While trading other star players on the roster would render the Cubs noncompetitive in the short term, Contreras provides an avenue for the Cubs to compete now and be better off long-term.
If there ever was a time for the White Sox to bite the bullet and spend at the top of the market, this was it. The limited financial commitments heading into 2020 and beyond should’ve positioned this team to go out and get any player they really wanted.
What do the following players all have in common: Gerrit Cole, Stephen Strasburg, Anthony Rendon, Nicholas Castellanos, Hyun-Jin Ryu, “Diamond” Dallas Keuchel? They’re all free agents currently. Oh wait, and they’re all represented by super agent, Scott Boras. All of these names, aside from the first three mentioned, have been linked in some way to
The White Sox have issued an early, loud message to the fans and to the rest of baseball — they’re looking to turn this roster into a contender, now.