Manfred, Clark talk as baseball struggles with coronavirus

MIAMI (AP) — Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred has talked to with union leader Tony Clark about the importance of players following the league’s coronavirus protocols.

A person familiar with the conversation told the AP Manfred and Clark also talked about what needs to be done to finish the season. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because of the sensitivity of the situation. The conversation between Manfred and Clark, which was first reported by ESPN, comes amid growing concern about baseball’s ability to keep playing in the middle of a pandemic.