Regardless of whether it’s a rookie that fans have seen before, or fresh blood for viewers to become accustomed to, there’s plenty of hype to sift through in 2021.
There are many question marks as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. But, one thing is for certain: After a long wait, fans can officially enjoy baseball in 2020, the year of the underdog.
It’s fitting that the MLB Network set Father’s Day 2020 as the release date for “Junior,” the channel’s Griffey-centered edition of “MLB Network Presents.”
When you have four players selected in the top 57 picks of the 2020 MLB Draft, and the 25th pick in the first round is calling you the “best program in the country,” you must be doing something right.
While talks between Major League Baseball and the MLBPA regarding a return to play after the COVID-19 pandemic remain at a standstill, the show had to go on as it related to the league’s annual draft.