While players and the league are working towards figuring out when games can start and under what conditions, there are questions regarding non-uniformed employees and how they are going to be able to stay employed with the clubs until games begin on the field.
Indians manager Terry Francona has put his stamp on the team since taking over as manager prior to the 2013 season, and with a division with young and some inexperienced managers, his style on the bench may give the team an edge when the 2020 season finally gets underway.
Things seem to be changing by the hour when it comes to when we might all enjoy the game of baseball again officially in stadiums around the country. Various baseball insiders continue to break down the news when it comes to changes and what may come next for fans and teams alike.
The Indians had a number of players in the 1970's who were memorable - one of which was a future closer who eventually made it to the Hall of Fame in Dennis Eckersley - a pitcher who had some shining moments with the Tribe before he was traded away from the franchise.
The Indians made a huge trade for former Colorado Rockies ace Ubaldo Jimenez, a deal that looked for a long time that it was a bust. Then in the final year of his deal with the Tribe he suddenly became as good as about any pitcher in the American League.
The Indians Thursday sent a couple of their young starter in Aaron Civale, James Karinchak and Zach Plesac to AAA Columbus along with outfielder Bradley Zimmer, who is trying to make it back from missing 2019 with an injury.