Daily Archives: January 10, 2016
It is time for The Sunday Request.
@sullybaseball sun. req: $ in baseball. With the rise in salaries, will there ever be a salary cap? 2018’s FA class=1bill + in commitments
— Josh k (@joshklad) January 9, 2016
The simple answer is no. There will never be a salary cap in baseball.
The counter question is why would you want one? And what purpose would it serve?
It is a spoiler free episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.
Although he remains the only major leaguer to have died as a result of a play on the field, there are unfortunately other professional players who have suffered similar fates.
This includes Phil Reccius, who succumbed in an insane asylum to his baseball injury in 1903—a full nine years after being struck by a ball during a game.