If Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred was hoping that the sport would move on after he penalized the Houston Astros organization for their sign-stealing scheme during the 2017 season, he underestimated baseball fans’ need for justice.
On Monday’s WISE Sports Radio baseball segment, Pat Ryan and I discuss an ESPN survey in which a majority of fans want to see Astros players penalized, MLB players speaking out against the sign-stealing scandal, and the continuing pursuit of incriminating videos and photos on #BaseballTwitter.
Here are a couple of the tweets I mentioned during the segment regarding Jose Altuve:
And I had the time of year wrong (this was after the season), but this is Trevor Bauer’s Band-Aid tweet:
As Pat mentioned, we won’t do our usual Wednesday baseball segment so he can take a day of rest after immunotherapy treatments. But we’ll likely discuss the 2020 Baseball Hall of Fame announcements on Thursday’s NFL segment.
Thanks to WISE Sports Radio for allowing me to post this on my site, along with Mars Hill University (which sponsors the stream), host Pat Ryan, and Vistanet for sponsoring my MLB segment.