Ozzie Guillén understands the players who do not want to play the 2020 season | Marc Serota / .

Ozzie Guillén believes that MLB players have the legitimate right not to want to play the 2020 season amid the coronavirus pandemic.

“People have to respect that. Anyone who is not in uniform will criticize them for being selfish, but people have to understand that yes, it is their job, but they are human beings. Everything has to work for both sides,” said the former manager. of the Miami Marlins, according to journalist Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times.

Guillén acknowledged that he would play if the baseball association finally approved the MLB plan.

“This is how I earn my money. I have a family to take care of. And then we talk about players and owners, but there are thousands and thousands of people who live on baseball. Parking, security, stadium workers, vendors, many others. It is a situation difficult, “concluded the Venezuelan.