Even the shortened 2020 season saw at rate of 1.28, which also broke the previous record, albeit over fewer games.
Injuries Continue To Mount
Every team would love to enter the season with a full complement of healthy players and then maintain it for an entire season. The injury to his left elbow forced Sale to miss all of the 2020 season, and his recovery could stretch a month or more into the season.
New York Yankees pitcher Luis Severino, working his way back from the same injury, likely won’t be back before the middle of the season.