St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jordan Hicks is opting out of the 2020 season, citing pre-existing conditions.
The 23-year old is recovering from Tommy John elbow surgery performed last June.
In other St. Louis Cardinals news, they are postponing the 2020 Cardinals Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony.
Due to safety and planning concerns related to COVID-19, the class of 2020 will be enshrined at the 2021 ceremony, scheduled for August 21, 2021.
The 2020 class includes Tom Herr, John Tudor, and Bill White.
Missouri Tigers head coach Eli Drinkwitz announcing another commitment for the 2021 class yesterday (Monday).
The 18th commitment of Coach Drink’s 2021 class is 7th ranked Junior College top Defensive End, Daniel Robledo.
He is from Tucson, Arizona and is a 6’5, 280 pound 3-star rated recruit.