Sat 7/4/20 4:48 PM

Price has elected not to play this season, he announced on his personal Twitter page Saturday.

EDGE Analysis

Price cited his health and his family's health as his reasons for sitting out the season during the coronavirus pandemic, becoming the highest-profile player thus far to opt out. He now won't be suiting up for his new team until the start of the 2021 season. His absence creates a hole in the Dodgers' rotation, with Dustin May looking like the most likely beneficiary.