Already it looks like the home team is doomed to yet another 'rebuilding year' as the ongoing plague and a lackadaisical off-season don't seem to be offering much hope.
Sadly, things are looking so bleak that baseball fans have taken up reading as a far more interesting hobby . . .
After 16 seasons of covering MLB (13 with the Kansas City Royals and three with the St. Louis Cardinals), Joel Goldberg opens up and reflects on covering the game he loves and the people he has met along his journey of telling stories as a broadcast journalist.