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.
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