In a television interview on Thursday night, baseball commissioner Rob Manfred stated that he is hopeful of a 2020 MLB season taking place.
Major League Baseball and the MLBPA are set to begin negotiations in hopes of eventually getting underway with a 2020 season.
Phillies historian Larry Shenk writes that baseball may have gone away now for a couple of months and may be gone for a couple more - but it will be back.
Major League Baseball will present a prospective opening plan for a 2020 season to owners on Monday and then players later in the week.
Longtime Philadelphia Phillies historian Larry Shenk on a possible "new normal" should baseball return this summer.