Six teams project to have their payrolls exceed the $208 million Competitive Balance Tax (CBT) threshold in 2020, and we've already heard rumors about some teams that are looking to shed salary as a result.
Tanking isn't always a winning stretegy. For every team it's worked for, it's failed to work for several others. It's time to change the mindset Reds fans.
Shortstop used to be a position where defensive skill was the top priority, and the hitting ability of a player was considered a bonus. Now it has completely reversed.