In Mariners News...
- The Mariners have signed another undrafted free agent, catcher Ty Duvall of Vanderbilt.
- MLB Network will air a new documentary about Ken Griffey Jr. on Father’s Day titled “Junior”, narrated by actor Sterling K. Brown.
Here's all the details on the Ken Griffey Jr. documentary that will air Sunday on MLB Network. A perfect Father's Day event! https://t.co/4MPqOlBHZF— Greg Johns (@GregJohnsMLB) June 15, 2020
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Around The League...
- Rob Manfred is steering away from previous statements and is now implying that baseball in 2020 is unlikely.
BREAKING: MLB commissioner Rob Manfred tells @Espngreeny that he’s “not confident” there will be a 2020 baseball season. “Unfortunately," Manfred said, "I can’t tell you that I’m a 100% certain that’s gonna happen.”— Jeff Passan (@JeffPassan) June 15, 2020
News at @espn: https://t.co/h1I6Yh5R55
- The MLBPA and MLB continue to clash.
Source: In a letter today, MLB told the MLBPA there would be no 2020 season unless the players waived any legal claims against the league.— Bill Shaikin (@BillShaikin) June 15, 2020
- MLBPA has released a statement regarding Manfred’s recent comments.
Major League Baseball Players Association Executive Director Tony Clark today released the following statement: pic.twitter.com/ibyOqB93WC— MLBPA Communications (@MLBPA_News) June 15, 2020
- Another reason to delay the season has now come to light.
Several Major League Baseball players and coaches have tested positive for COVID-19, which MLB says could also delay start of season https://t.co/DTxq002NZ3— Bob Nightengale (@BNightengale) June 16, 2020
- A group of current MLB players deliver a powerful message supporting the Black Lives Matter movement.
- The WNBA has announced its plans for a 2020 season.