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  4. MLB players opting out of 2020 season: Ian Desmond, Ryan Zimmerman headline list of players sitting out due t  MassLive.com
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Ian Desmond will opt out of playing this season, the Colorado Rockies outfielder announced Monday.Ian Desmond will opt out of playing this season, the Colorado Rockies outfielder announced Monday.

Rockies' Ian Desmond opting out of playing in 2020, citing high risk amid pandemic

Colorado Rockies outfielder Ian Desmond announced on Instagram that he is opting out of the 2020 MLB season and called for change across the sport.

Colorado Rockies' Ian Desmond opts out of MLB season; calls for change - TSN.ca

Multiple players have announced their intention to sit out the 2020 season.

MLB players opting out of 2020 season: Ian Desmond, Ryan Zimmerman headline list of players sitting out due to coronavirus concerns - masslive.com

Rockies outfielder Ian Desmond used a long, heartfelt Instagram post to announce he was opting out of MLB’s restart. The outfielder who became the fourth MLB...Rockies outfielder Ian Desmond used a long, heartfelt Instagram post to announce he was opting out of MLB’s restart. The outfielder who became the fourth MLB player to skip the 2020 season on

Rockies’ Ian Desmond opts out of 2020 MLB season

For the second straight game, the Rockies lost in extra innings on the road after reliever Yency Almonte gave up a hit that drove in the winning run. This time it was a 5-4 defeat to the Pirates Monday at PNC Park.For the second straight game, the Rockies lost in extra innings on the road after reliever Yency Almonte gave up a hit that drove in the winning run. This time it was a 5-4 defeat to the Pirates Mo…

Rockies fall to Pirates in 11, lose second straight in extra innings in MLB The Show 20 – The Denver Post

Ian Desmond cited his family as one reason he decided to stay home for the upcoming season. But the biracial slugger also mentioned myriad issues within baseball, including racism, sexism, homophobia and socioeconomic concerns.Ian Desmond cited his family as one reason he decided to stay home for the upcoming season. But the biracial slugger also mentioned myriad issues within baseball, including racism, sexism, homophobia and socioeconomic concerns.

Ian Desmond joins MLB players opting out of 2020 season - Chicago Tribune

Colorado Rockies outfielder Ian Desmond announced he's opting out of the 2020 MLB season, citing the coronavirus pandemic and the need to be with his family. "But that doesn't mean I'm leaving baseball behind for the year," Desmond said...Colorado Rockies outfielder Ian Desmond announced he's opting out of the 2020 MLB season, citing the coronavirus pandemic and the need to be with his family. "But that doesn't mean I'm leaving baseball behind for the year," Desmond said...

Rockies' Ian Desmond Announces He Will Opt Out of 2020 MLB Season | Bleacher Report | Latest News, Videos and Highlights

Rockies outfielder Ian Desmond will opt out of playing in the 2020 MLB season. He provided a thoughtful explanation of …

Ian Desmond Opts Out Of 2020 Season - MLB Trade Rumors

The Colorado Rockies had a few notable omissions from their 60-player pool release on Sunday so we look at the top three most surprising.Sunday was the deadline for the Colorado Rockies to finalize their 60-player pool for the 2020 season. The Colorado Rockies announced their 60-player pool ...

Colorado Rockies: Three surprising omissions from the 60-player pool

On Instagram Monday evening, Rockies IF/OF Ian Desmond announced that, after consideration about the pandemic, he has chosen to sit out the 2020 season.On Instagram Monday evening, Rockies IF/OF Ian Desmond announced that, after consideration about the pandemic, he has chosen to sit out the 2020 season.

Ian Desmond announces he won't play 2020 season

Getting a call-up from Albuquerque will still be a goal for some Colorado Rockies players this summer. With the 2020 minor league baseball season wiped out by COVID-19 restrictions, Isotopes…Getting a call-up from Albuquerque will still be a goal for some Colorado Rockies players this summer. With the 2020 minor league baseball season wiped out by COVID-19 restrictions, Isotopes Park will serve as the…

Rockies have summer plans for Isotopes Park » Albuquerque Journal

The Colorado Rockies are beginning the process of refunding tickets for all games scheduled from June through September 2020. New MLB season starts July 23 or 24.Major League Baseball will open an all-new 2020 season on July 23 or July 24.

Colorado Rockies to refund all 2020 single game tickets | 9news.com

...and ‘Taxi Squad’...and ‘Taxi Squad’

Predicting the 2020 Rockies Roster - Purple Row

The 34-year-old Desmond wrote on Instagram that the ``COVID-19 pandemic has made this baseball season one that is a risk I am not comfortable taking.'' But the biracial slugger also mentioned a myriad of issues within baseball, including racism, sexism, homophobia and socioeconomic concerns.The 34-year-old Desmond wrote on Instagram that the ``COVID-19 pandemic has made this baseball season one that is a risk I am not comfortable taking.'' But the biracial slugger also mentioned a myriad of issues within baseball, including racism, sexism, homophobia and socioeconomic concerns.

Rockies' Ian Desmond to sit out season, citing concerns over COVID-19 - Sportsnet.ca

Thanks to a conference call with Colorado Rockies GM Jeff Bridich and manager Bud Black on Monday, we heard the answers to three pressing questions.Thanks to a conference call with Colorado Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich and manager Bud Black on Monday, we heard the answers to three pressing ques...

Colorado Rockies: 3 questions we had answered on Monday

Desmond: "With a pregnant wife and four young children who have a lot of questions about what's going on in the world, home is where I need to be."Desmond: "With a pregnant wife and four young children who have a lot of questions about what's going on in the world, home is where I need to be."

Ian Desmond: Colorado Rockies OF to sit out 2020 season - Sports Illustrated

Colorado Rockies outfielder Ian Desmond plans to sit out this season to be with his family and help grow youth baseball in his hometown in FloridaColorado Rockies outfielder Ian Desmond plans to sit out this season to be with his family and help grow youth baseball in his hometown in Florida

Rockies OF Desmond decides to sit out this season - The Washington Post

Ian Desmond announced on Instagram on Monday night that he would not be playing in 2020 for the Colorado Rockies because of the COVID-19 pandemic.Ian Desmond of the Colorado Rockies announced on Instagram on Monday night that he will not play Major League Baseball in 2020. Just hours after Colorado R...

Colorado Rockies: Ian Desmond announces he will not play in 2020

Colorado Rockies: Ian Desmond announces he will not play in 2020

Former Rockies and Yankees pitcher Chad Bettis, a cancer survivor, is retiring from baseball with his "head held high." Here's why.Former Rockies and Yankees pitcher Chad Bettis, a cancer survivor, is retiring from baseball with his "head held high." Here's why.

Cancer Survivor Chad Bettis Is Leaving Baseball With His ‘Head Held High’

On Sunday afternoon, the Colorado Rockies released their 60-man roster for the condensed 2020 Major League Baseball season.On Sunday, the Colorado Rockies released their first installment of the 60-man roster for the condensed 2020 Major League Baseball season. Sunday's release...

Colorado Rockies: These are the 52 players on the initial 60-man roster

Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich noted Monday that “we have to accept to a certain degree that we are not truly in control,” but manager Bud Black believes players have done all they can. “I’ve got to give the players a lot of credit for staying on topRockies general manager Jeff Bridich noted Monday that “we have to accept to a certain degree that we are not truly in control,” but manager Bud Black believes players have done all they can. “I’ve got to give the players a lot of credit for staying on top

Rockies prepare for summer camp before MLB season | MLB.com