Should MLB players be required to learn English? | The Tylt
Both former player Mike Schmidt and Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy recently suggested players need to speak English to be successful in MLB. They argue the language barrier hurts their ability to easily communicate on the field. Schmidt said you can't build around non-native speakers, Remy believes translators are a poor substitute for "baseball language." However, non-English speaking players have flourished in MLB, and even led teams to success—despite not speaking the same language. What do you think? 🗣 ⚾
Should MLB players be required to learn English?