In the interest of competitive balance, MLB introduced the qualifying offer in 2012. For casual fans, the system is a little complicated, so they still need the MLB qualifying offer explained. So what are the rules for the qualifying offer and how does it work?
Christian Yelich is out for the remainder of the 2019 season after fracturing his knee. The injury occured when Yelich fouled the ball into his knee whilst playing against his former team, the Miami Marlins. This freak incident has cut short one of the best individual offensive seasons in baseball history and has deprived us of an exciting National League MVP race.