The 2020 Postseason seems to be the ultimate tease. First, we heard rumors of a plan to expand to 16 teams only to learn that idea had been nixed when Rob Manfred railroaded his 60-game plan down the players’ throats. Then playoff expansion was resurrected in the 11th hour, just moments before the season started. Now, who knows if there will even be a postseason, but fuck it — it’s fun to talk about at least.
Big news for the podcast as we unveil a new name and launch a goddamn t-shirt shop | #SFGiants seize control of the A*Hole standing as the only team above .500 | At least the #Cubs futility brings some clarity | #WhiteSox storylines are abundant | Miggy's iconic Opening Day blast and Baddoo's breakout mark fleeting fun start to #Tigers season | #Athletics dismal start compounded by major injuries | Bizarre Boston/Nike unis harbinger of strange looks to come in Chicago | Trevor Bauer's sticky balls are the talk of the town — just the way he likes it | Even the #Mets disapprove of their bullshit walk-off win | Asshole of the Week: Chris Young