Evan Gattis Confirms He Is “Done Playing”

Evan Gattis Confirms He Is “Done Playing” Burly backstop-turned-DH Evan Gattis confirmed that his playing career is now finished in an appearance on the 755 Is Real Podcast with The Athletic’s David O’Brien and Eric O’Flaherty (audio link; profanity warning). The 33-year-old says he’s “done playing” professionally. This news was obviously expected. Gattis did not play…

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FanGraphsLive Presents MLB The Show 20

FanGraphsLive Presents MLB The Show 20 Today we’re celebrating a first for FanGraphs: a live video stream! Things have changed since FanGraphs’ founding 15 years ago. Nowadays, there are entire streaming platforms dedicated to communities of people who watch other people play games. As an experiment (and to help fill the time until baseball comes…

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MLB Announces Minor-League Salary Plan

MLB Announces Minor-League Salary Plan Major League Baseball has announced a plan to continue salary and medical benefits to all minor-league baseball players. Jeff Passan of ESPN.com reported that a deal was pending (Twitter links), while Baseball America’s JJ Cooper first reported one was in the works (Twitter links). The plan is for teams to…

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