The Los Angeles Dodgers held their first full-squad workout of 2020 Spring Training on Tuesday, but the conversations at Camelback Ranch and around baseball continue to involve the Houston Astros in some regard. I know there is a lot of political stuff behind it, but it's wrong. I know they spoke to some guys and they asked questions and have done their investigation. "No shortcuts. I know how hard this game is, I know how hard preparing for this game is. At this point the only thing devaluing that trophy is that it says "commissioner" on it".
"It's anger", Markakis told reporters of his reaction to the Astros' scandal and the ensuing response. Former Houston manager A.J.
The Astros also were fined a record $5 million and had multiple draft picks taken away, but no active players were fined or suspended. "I'm depending on the league to try to put a stop to this seemingly premeditated retaliation that I'm hearing about", Baker said on Saturday. "It's just those guys losing their job".
"So the precedent was set by [Manfred] yesterday in this case".
"You just hope Major League Baseball cleans it up", Trout said.
According to Manfred, the Astros used a camera-based system to steal signs of opposing teams during the 2017 season and parts of the 2018 campaign.
"I think it all comes down to everyone keeps saying, 'The facts, the facts. Screw Dave Roberts and screw Andrew [Friedman]", Turner said.
"Given the circumstances, with what happened in Houston and (Alex Cora) being our manager, I think they're just doing their due diligence just to see if he brought it over here", Sale said. I think the commissioner completely handled it the wrong way, but that's the way he did it.