Posey out for 2020 as MLB teams deal with their churning rosters

Arizona Diamondbacks manager Torey Lovullo gives instructions to players during an intrasquad baseball game Monday, July 6, 2020, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)

San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey wipes sweat from his forehead during the first inning of a spring training baseball game against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Feb. 24. Posey is the latest big-name player to skip this season because of concerns over the coronavirus pandemic. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin, File)

PHOENIX — San Francisco catcher Buster Posey became the latest well-known player to opt out of the abbreviated 2020 season, joining Dodgers pitcher David Price and Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman on the sidelines.