It’s been said that MLB is doing all it can to speed up games, but we’re not really seeing it.
The average game is still at least three hours long — sometimes longer — and that just doesn’t align with fans’ attention spans. MLB has said it wants to reach younger sports fans, but Millennials and Gen Z aren’t going to tune in and dedicate hours to watch an event that features a lot of downtime.
…So let’s speed it up.
[Credit: Will O’Toole]