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MLB May Have 80-Game Regular Season with Expanded Playoffs

Rob Manfred
MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred answers questions at a press conference during MLB baseball owners meetings, Thursday, Feb. 6, 2020, in Orlando, Fla. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

The Atlantic has some of Major League Baseball’s plans for the 2020 season amid the pandemic.

Plans include a season of around 80 games that would start in July, leaving teams to face division rivals to keep games more regional.

To cut down on travel, teams will play as many home games as possible.

The postseason will expand to send seven teams to the playoffs per league. Player and personnel pay could also be lowered more to recoup lost revenue from a pandemic hiatus.

Do you think MLB’s plan for 2020 sounds like it will work? What pros and cons comes with the plan?