From Rachael McDaniel at The Hardball Times on March 30, 2020:
These are uncertain, frightening times we live in. Things that many of us have taken for granted have rapidly disappeared. Jobs, social connections, the activities that give our lives flavor and meaning — we have seen all of these, over a very short period of time, suddenly fade away or change drastically.
The Hardball Times has been publishing since 2004. Many writers have started their careers here, had their work published and featured for the first time, and explored baseball topics they might not have been able to explore elsewhere. I include myself among this number. This place has meant a lot to a lot of people, and if it ever ceased to publish, I would only have imagined it doing so in order to re-emerge bigger and better.
Unfortunately, we find ourselves in a situation where continuing to publish THT, at least for now, is impossible.
Read the full article here: https://tht.fangraphs.com/a-hardball-times-update/
Originally published: April 2, 2020. Last Updated: April 2, 2020.