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My life got flipped-turned upside down
As the opening line to the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air theme song would allude to, the entire sporting world has been rocked by the COVID-19 virus. MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred already had his hands full with the Astros trash banging scandal and is in line to be a bigger Enemy of The State than the current POTUS if the 2020 season is officially canceled. It`s optimistic to think a season could begin before Independence Day. In the event of a partial season, it surely would be unlike any other with impacts that go far beyond the sport of baseball in 2020. While it's tough to put the Focus on baseball in the midst of a global pandemic, these issues will impact the economic landscape for future years, such as the draft, free agency, roster sizes, minor league teams, and long term feasibility of the sport.