Raysfan Hiatus

Sorry I haven’t posted in a few days. I’m fully vaccinated, have consistently tried to be careful…and have gotten sick with COVID-19 anyway. Hope to return to strength within a couple weeks.

MLB/MLBPA Grievance Arbitration to Start Monday

The MLBPA filed a grievance against MLBPA asserting that MLB did not schedule as many games as economically feasible in last year’s COVID shortened, ultimately 60 game season. If they win, it could be worth hundreds of millions of dollars to the players. As a super-brief review, MLB suspended spring training last March as COVID-19…… Continue reading MLB/MLBPA Grievance Arbitration to Start Monday

Small Town Blues

Caledonia, MN is a small midwestern town much like any other. As has happened many times in other small towns, one of its key employers is closing up its facility there and moving the jobs elsewhere. The difference here is what that company happens to be. For 20-ish years Miken has manufactured baseball helmets and…… Continue reading Small Town Blues