Jason Kipnis understands that baseball is low on the priority list for society right now. But just as baseball fans are trying to distract themselves during this pandemic, so too are baseball players. Kipnis took to Instagram to air his concerns about the upcoming MLB season and ask for any questions from fans.
As Kipnis said in his post, he is fortunate to be able to continue his training when most of the country is shut down and he is concerned about other baseball players who aren’t as fortunate. A three-week buildup to the regular season could be terrible for the sport, Kipnis said. He’s particularly concerned about “injuries and shitty baseball” because of the inability to train appropriately in the meantime.
You can see and read his full comments below.