The proposed disaffiliation of some 40 minor league teams from MLB would alter the landscape of Minor League Baseball across the country. What does the future hold for how baseball prospects are developed? Sports Illustrated senior editor Jason Schwartz explains what MLB hopes to achieve by revamping the minor leagues.
Coronavirus + Sports Podcast: Are Drastic Changes in Store for Minor League Baseball?
With the coronavirus shutdown exacerbating existing tensions between MLB and its affiliate programs, changes to minor league baseball may have big impacts on local communities.