Originally Posted by Joseph
Has baseball really changed that much in 10 years? To read this thread you'd think it was the stone ages only a decade ago.
The money aspect has changed, thus the tail (players health) is wagging the dog (teams eye on investments).
Growing up in the day of 300 IP starters all we heard about ICE... ICE, soreness... ICE.... WHIRLPOOL...ICE when it came to pitching.
Now it's PITCH COUNTS, METRICS... DR JAMES ANDREWS.
Take the money out of the game and we'd be back to ICE.