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MLB, players’ union are working to salvage season, and the next two weeks are critical

MLB, players’ union are working to salvage season, and the next two weeks are critical

A two-tiered negotiation unlike any in the roughly 150-year history of Major League Baseball or the 54-year history of the MLB Players Association proceeds thi [...] Read full article: MLB, players’ union are working to salva...→

MLB, players’ union are working to salvage season, and the next two weeks are critical

MLB, players’ union are working to salvage season, and the next two weeks are critical

A two-tiered negotiation unlike any in the roughly 150-year history of Major League Baseball or the 54-year history of the MLB Players Association proceeds thi [...] Read full article: MLB, players’ union are working to salva...→

Expect MLB, players’ union to play ball

Expect MLB, players’ union to play ball

Sides are fighting over salaries, but solution undoubtedly will be found because too much money is at stake Read full article: Expect MLB, players’ union to play ball...→

Red Sox Hard At Work To Make Fenway Park Safer For Players When MLB Returns

Red Sox Hard At Work To Make Fenway Park Safer For Players When MLB Returns

The Red Sox are hard at work to make Fenway Park safer for players once baseball returns, with team president Sam Kennedy saying it could look a lot different [...] Read full article: Red Sox Hard At Work To Make Fenway Park...→

MLB salary dispute explained: How much are players set to lose and what happens next

MLB salary dispute explained: How much are players set to lose and what happens next

The MLBPA on Wednesday made clear it would not accept the MLB's latest proposal which called for players to take further pay cuts. Read full article: MLB salary dispute explained: How much a...→

MLB: Players will take time to respond to money-slashing plan

MLB: Players will take time to respond to money-slashing plan

Players will take at least a few days and possibly until next week to respond to Major League Baseball’s latest proposal to salvage pandemic suspended season. Read full article: MLB: Players will take time to respond t...→

Report: MLB Owners, Players Association Discussing Proposed

Report: MLB Owners, Players Association Discussing Proposed "Sliding Scale Of Compensation"

The owners sent their first proposed salary scale to the MLBPA on Tuesday. The union was reportedly "very disappointed". Read full article: Report: MLB Owners, Players Association ...→

MLB Players Could Lose 77% of Salary This Year

MLB Players Could Lose 77% of Salary This Year

A rookie at the major league minimum would keep about 47% of his original salary this year while multimillionaire stars Mike Trout and Gerrit Cole would lose m [...] Read full article: MLB Players Could Lose 77% of Salary...→

MLB, players reportedly far apart after first financial proposal for shortened season

MLB, players reportedly far apart after first financial proposal for shortened season

Owners have reportedly proposed players take pay cuts in 2020, with the highest paid players accepting the highest percentage of cuts. Players believe they’ve [...] Read full article: MLB, players reportedly far apart after ...→

MLB must learn from ‘The Match’: Mic up the players already

MLB must learn from ‘The Match’: Mic up the players already

What do we get during the 25 seconds between pitches, two minutes between pitching changes, three minutes during replay reviews and other breaks in the action [...] Read full article: MLB must learn from ‘The Match’: Mic up ...→

NBA, Players' Association discussing plan to resume season at Disney resort

NBA, Players' Association discussing plan to resume season at Disney resort

The NBA is in talks with the league's Player's Association regarding a plan to resume the 2019-2020 season, the league said in a statement Saturday. Read full article: NBA, Players' Association discussing pla...→

Chicago Cubs Institute Pay Cuts as They Await Fate of MLB Season

Chicago Cubs Institute Pay Cuts as They Await Fate of MLB Season

The Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates are trimming payroll while they await word on the fate of the Major League Baseball season Read full article: Chicago Cubs Institute Pay Cuts as They ...→

Tom Glavine warns players concerned about salary cuts to prepare to take brunt of criticism if season remains in limbo

Tom Glavine warns players concerned about salary cuts to prepare to take brunt of criticism if season remains in limbo

Baseball Hall of Famer Tom Glavine warned players who are concerned about taking another salary cut in order to start the coronavirus-affected 2020 season on W [...] Read full article: Tom Glavine warns players concerned abou...→

Red Sox have opened Fenway South facility in Florida for players to prepare for season

Red Sox have opened Fenway South facility in Florida for players to prepare for season

For the first time since March, the Red Sox have opened their Fenway South facility in Fort Myers, Fla., for players to prepare for the season.... Chief baseba [...] Read full article: Red Sox have opened Fenway South facilit...→

Mark Teixeira: MLB should be back, but owners better not ‘break’ union

Mark Teixeira: MLB should be back, but owners better not ‘break’ union

Mark Teixeira said he was “cautiously optimistic” Major League Baseball and the Players Association would come to an agreement in the coming weeks to allow for [...] Read full article: Mark Teixeira: MLB should be back, but o...→

Report: Players to propose longer season, prorated salaries to counter 2020 MLB restart plan - amNewYork

Now comes the players' union's counter riposte.  The Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) is expected to offer a new economic proposal for Read full article: Report: Players to propose longer season...→

Max Scherzer rips MLB: Players won’t negotiate ‘second pay cut’

Max Scherzer rips MLB: Players won’t negotiate ‘second pay cut’

If the players and owners are running out of time to restart the 2020 baseball season by early July, they sure don’t appear to be running out of words. The ten [...] Read full article: Max Scherzer rips MLB: Players won’t neg...→

Andrew Miller offers rare hope that 2020 MLB season will happen

Andrew Miller offers rare hope that 2020 MLB season will happen

Not every baseball player fears the 2020 season will be canceled. Former Yankees reliever and current Cardinal Andrew Miller, a prominent member of the players [...] Read full article: Andrew Miller offers rare hope that 2020...→

Mets’ Marcus Stroman: 2020 MLB season ‘not looking promising’

Mets’ Marcus Stroman: 2020 MLB season ‘not looking promising’

Mets pitcher Marcus Stroman is losing hope that baseball will be back this summer. “This season is not looking promising,” Stroman tweeted Tuesday after the pl [...] Read full article: Mets’ Marcus Stroman: 2020 MLB season ‘n...→

Keegan: Strict MLB safety proposal to players a stall tactic

Keegan: Strict MLB safety proposal to players a stall tactic

The shorter the MLB regular season, the closer it draws to recouping losses with postseason TV dollars, but the players, paid per game, benefit more from a lon [...] Read full article: Keegan: Strict MLB safety proposal to pl...→

NHL, players discussing resuming season with 24-team playoff

NHL, players discussing resuming season with 24-team playoff

The NHL and the NHL Player Association reached an agreement Friday night to move forward on a plan to resume the season, starting with a 24-team playoff. Read full article: NHL, players discussing resuming season ...→

MLB players’ union responds to owners’ virus protocols proposal

MLB players’ union responds to owners’ virus protocols proposal

The union said Thursday it addressed: protections for high-risk players, access to pre- and postgame therapies, testing frequency, protocols for positive tests [...] Read full article: MLB players’ union responds to owners’ v...→

Reasoning behind Scott Boras’ rallying cry to MLB players

Reasoning behind Scott Boras’ rallying cry to MLB players

With Major League Baseball veering toward a Titanic-like disaster, Scott Boras, trying to rally the playing universe, invoked a Leonardo DiCaprio line from the [...] Read full article: Reasoning behind Scott Boras’ rallying c...→

MLB owners and players screwed up by taking dispute public

MLB owners and players screwed up by taking dispute public

We are a nation that’s endured over 100,000 deaths and counting. We’ve seen our lives uprooted, jobs lost and schools closed. Don’t bombard us with your disput [...] Read full article: MLB owners and players screwed up by tak...→

Scherzer’s viral tweet says players won’t engage with MLB on more pay cuts

Scherzer’s viral tweet says players won’t engage with MLB on more pay cuts

The latest blow in the back and forth between Major League Baseball and its players’ association about negotiating a return to play in 2020 came in the form of [...] Read full article: Scherzer’s viral tweet says players won’...→

MLB-union tensions escalate, but more is at stake in this fight: Sherman

MLB-union tensions escalate, but more is at stake in this fight: Sherman

MLB AND the players association are in a familiar situation unfamiliarly. They are fighting about money. Duh. Players and owners have done that since the incep [...] Read full article: MLB-union tensions escalate, but more is...→

Players: MLB Economic Proposal `Extremely Disappointing'

In addition to its reaction on the economics, the union said “the sides also remain far apart on health and safety protocols” aimed at starting the pandemic-de [...] Read full article: Players: MLB Economic Proposal `Extremel...→

Op-ed | MLB salary negotiations setting players up to look like the bad guys - amNewYork

Little progress to resolve player compensation was made on Tuesday after Major League Baseball set forth another proposal to the union; and it has the Read full article: Op-ed | MLB salary negotiations setting ...→

MLB’s financial proposal to save 2020 season considered “non-starter” by players

MLB’s financial proposal to save 2020 season considered “non-starter” by players

MLB dropped a proposed revenue-sharing plan — one the MLBPA quickly rejected — and instead introduced a sliding scale of compensation. Read full article: MLB’s financial proposal to save 2020 se...→

NBA players 'really want to play' as rumors about league resuming swirl, union chief says

NBA players 'really want to play' as rumors about league resuming swirl, union chief says

It has been more than 70 days since the NBA hit pause on the 2019-20 season because of the coronavirus outbreak and the players are ready to get back at it, th [...] Read full article: NBA players 'really want to play' as rum...→

Mets, Yankees would resume training in Florida ahead of proposed MLB season

Mets, Yankees would resume training in Florida ahead of proposed MLB season

Baseball might return to New York this summer, but if spring training resumes, both the Yankees and Mets are expected to be at their sites in Florida, accordin [...] Read full article: Mets, Yankees would resume training in F...→

MLB-union salary war will end if they clear this hurdle first

MLB-union salary war will end if they clear this hurdle first

The Players Association was expected to deliver its response to MLB’s 67-page health and safety manual Thursday while the league is supposed to provide answers [...] Read full article: MLB-union salary war will end if they cl...→

Reasoning behind Scott Boras’ rallying cry to MLB players

Reasoning behind Scott Boras’ rallying cry to MLB players

With Major League Baseball veering toward a Titanic-like disaster, Scott Boras, trying to rally the playing universe, invoked a Leonardo DiCaprio line from the [...] Read full article: Reasoning behind Scott Boras’ rallying c...→

Mark Teixeira: MLB should be back, but owners better not ‘break’ union

Mark Teixeira: MLB should be back, but owners better not ‘break’ union

Mark Teixeira said he was “cautiously optimistic” Major League Baseball and the Players Association would come to an agreement in the coming weeks to allow for [...] Read full article: Mark Teixeira: MLB should be back, but o...→

Red Sox Hard At Work To Make Fenway Park Safer For Players When MLB Returns

Red Sox Hard At Work To Make Fenway Park Safer For Players When MLB Returns

The Red Sox are hard at work to make Fenway Park safer for players once baseball returns, with team president Sam Kennedy saying it could look a lot different [...] Read full article: Red Sox Hard At Work To Make Fenway Park...→

Report: Players to propose longer season, prorated salaries to counter 2020 MLB restart plan - amNewYork

Now comes the players' union's counter riposte.  The Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) is expected to offer a new economic proposal for Read full article: Report: Players to propose longer season...→

MLB salary dispute explained: How much are players set to lose and what happens next

MLB salary dispute explained: How much are players set to lose and what happens next

The MLBPA on Wednesday made clear it would not accept the MLB's latest proposal which called for players to take further pay cuts. Read full article: MLB salary dispute explained: How much a...→

MLB-union tensions escalate, but more is at stake in this fight: Sherman

MLB-union tensions escalate, but more is at stake in this fight: Sherman

MLB AND the players association are in a familiar situation unfamiliarly. They are fighting about money. Duh. Players and owners have done that since the incep [...] Read full article: MLB-union tensions escalate, but more is...→

Andrew Miller offers rare hope that 2020 MLB season will happen

Andrew Miller offers rare hope that 2020 MLB season will happen

Not every baseball player fears the 2020 season will be canceled. Former Yankees reliever and current Cardinal Andrew Miller, a prominent member of the players [...] Read full article: Andrew Miller offers rare hope that 2020...→

Report: MLB Owners, Players Association Discussing Proposed

Report: MLB Owners, Players Association Discussing Proposed "Sliding Scale Of Compensation"

The owners sent their first proposed salary scale to the MLBPA on Tuesday. The union was reportedly "very disappointed". Read full article: Report: MLB Owners, Players Association ...→

Op-ed | MLB salary negotiations setting players up to look like the bad guys - amNewYork

Little progress to resolve player compensation was made on Tuesday after Major League Baseball set forth another proposal to the union; and it has the Read full article: Op-ed | MLB salary negotiations setting ...→

Mets’ Marcus Stroman: 2020 MLB season ‘not looking promising’

Mets’ Marcus Stroman: 2020 MLB season ‘not looking promising’

Mets pitcher Marcus Stroman is losing hope that baseball will be back this summer. “This season is not looking promising,” Stroman tweeted Tuesday after the pl [...] Read full article: Mets’ Marcus Stroman: 2020 MLB season ‘n...→

MLB, players reportedly far apart after first financial proposal for shortened season

MLB, players reportedly far apart after first financial proposal for shortened season

Owners have reportedly proposed players take pay cuts in 2020, with the highest paid players accepting the highest percentage of cuts. Players believe they’ve [...] Read full article: MLB, players reportedly far apart after ...→

NBA players 'really want to play' as rumors about league resuming swirl, union chief says

NBA players 'really want to play' as rumors about league resuming swirl, union chief says

It has been more than 70 days since the NBA hit pause on the 2019-20 season because of the coronavirus outbreak and the players are ready to get back at it, th [...] Read full article: NBA players 'really want to play' as rum...→

NBA, Players' Association discussing plan to resume season at Disney resort

NBA, Players' Association discussing plan to resume season at Disney resort

The NBA is in talks with the league's Player's Association regarding a plan to resume the 2019-2020 season, the league said in a statement Saturday. Read full article: NBA, Players' Association discussing pla...→

Mets, Yankees would resume training in Florida ahead of proposed MLB season

Mets, Yankees would resume training in Florida ahead of proposed MLB season

Baseball might return to New York this summer, but if spring training resumes, both the Yankees and Mets are expected to be at their sites in Florida, accordin [...] Read full article: Mets, Yankees would resume training in F...→

MLB players’ union responds to owners’ virus protocols proposal

MLB players’ union responds to owners’ virus protocols proposal

The union said Thursday it addressed: protections for high-risk players, access to pre- and postgame therapies, testing frequency, protocols for positive tests [...] Read full article: MLB players’ union responds to owners’ v...→

Tom Glavine warns players concerned about salary cuts to prepare to take brunt of criticism if season remains in limbo

Tom Glavine warns players concerned about salary cuts to prepare to take brunt of criticism if season remains in limbo

Baseball Hall of Famer Tom Glavine warned players who are concerned about taking another salary cut in order to start the coronavirus-affected 2020 season on W [...] Read full article: Tom Glavine warns players concerned abou...→

Red Sox have opened Fenway South facility in Florida for players to prepare for season

Red Sox have opened Fenway South facility in Florida for players to prepare for season

For the first time since March, the Red Sox have opened their Fenway South facility in Fort Myers, Fla., for players to prepare for the season.... Chief baseba [...] Read full article: Red Sox have opened Fenway South facilit...→

Expect MLB, players’ union to play ball

Expect MLB, players’ union to play ball

Sides are fighting over salaries, but solution undoubtedly will be found because too much money is at stake Read full article: Expect MLB, players’ union to play ball...→

MLB owners and players screwed up by taking dispute public

MLB owners and players screwed up by taking dispute public

We are a nation that’s endured over 100,000 deaths and counting. We’ve seen our lives uprooted, jobs lost and schools closed. Don’t bombard us with your disput [...] Read full article: MLB owners and players screwed up by tak...→

Scherzer’s viral tweet says players won’t engage with MLB on more pay cuts

Scherzer’s viral tweet says players won’t engage with MLB on more pay cuts

The latest blow in the back and forth between Major League Baseball and its players’ association about negotiating a return to play in 2020 came in the form of [...] Read full article: Scherzer’s viral tweet says players won’...→

Max Scherzer rips MLB: Players won’t negotiate ‘second pay cut’

Max Scherzer rips MLB: Players won’t negotiate ‘second pay cut’

If the players and owners are running out of time to restart the 2020 baseball season by early July, they sure don’t appear to be running out of words. The ten [...] Read full article: Max Scherzer rips MLB: Players won’t neg...→

MLB: Players will take time to respond to money-slashing plan

MLB: Players will take time to respond to money-slashing plan

Players will take at least a few days and possibly until next week to respond to Major League Baseball’s latest proposal to salvage pandemic suspended season. Read full article: MLB: Players will take time to respond t...→

Players: MLB Economic Proposal `Extremely Disappointing'

In addition to its reaction on the economics, the union said “the sides also remain far apart on health and safety protocols” aimed at starting the pandemic-de [...] Read full article: Players: MLB Economic Proposal `Extremel...→

MLB Players Could Lose 77% of Salary This Year

MLB Players Could Lose 77% of Salary This Year

A rookie at the major league minimum would keep about 47% of his original salary this year while multimillionaire stars Mike Trout and Gerrit Cole would lose m [...] Read full article: MLB Players Could Lose 77% of Salary...→

MLB’s financial proposal to save 2020 season considered “non-starter” by players

MLB’s financial proposal to save 2020 season considered “non-starter” by players

MLB dropped a proposed revenue-sharing plan — one the MLBPA quickly rejected — and instead introduced a sliding scale of compensation. Read full article: MLB’s financial proposal to save 2020 se...→

Keegan: Strict MLB safety proposal to players a stall tactic

Keegan: Strict MLB safety proposal to players a stall tactic

The shorter the MLB regular season, the closer it draws to recouping losses with postseason TV dollars, but the players, paid per game, benefit more from a lon [...] Read full article: Keegan: Strict MLB safety proposal to pl...→

MLB must learn from ‘The Match’: Mic up the players already

MLB must learn from ‘The Match’: Mic up the players already

What do we get during the 25 seconds between pitches, two minutes between pitching changes, three minutes during replay reviews and other breaks in the action [...] Read full article: MLB must learn from ‘The Match’: Mic up ...→

NHL, players discussing resuming season with 24-team playoff

NHL, players discussing resuming season with 24-team playoff

The NHL and the NHL Player Association reached an agreement Friday night to move forward on a plan to resume the season, starting with a 24-team playoff. Read full article: NHL, players discussing resuming season ...→

Chicago Cubs Institute Pay Cuts as They Await Fate of MLB Season

Chicago Cubs Institute Pay Cuts as They Await Fate of MLB Season

The Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates are trimming payroll while they await word on the fate of the Major League Baseball season Read full article: Chicago Cubs Institute Pay Cuts as They ...→

MLB-union salary war will end if they clear this hurdle first

MLB-union salary war will end if they clear this hurdle first

The Players Association was expected to deliver its response to MLB’s 67-page health and safety manual Thursday while the league is supposed to provide answers [...] Read full article: MLB-union salary war will end if they cl...→

Red Sox have opened Fenway South facility in Florida for players to prepare for season

Red Sox have opened Fenway South facility in Florida for players to prepare for season

For the first time since March, the Red Sox have opened their Fenway South facility in Fort Myers, Fla., for players to prepare for the season.... Chief baseba [...] Read full article: Red Sox have opened Fenway South facilit...→

Reasoning behind Scott Boras’ rallying cry to MLB players

Reasoning behind Scott Boras’ rallying cry to MLB players

With Major League Baseball veering toward a Titanic-like disaster, Scott Boras, trying to rally the playing universe, invoked a Leonardo DiCaprio line from the [...] Read full article: Reasoning behind Scott Boras’ rallying c...→

Expect MLB, players’ union to play ball

Expect MLB, players’ union to play ball

Sides are fighting over salaries, but solution undoubtedly will be found because too much money is at stake Read full article: Expect MLB, players’ union to play ball...→

Mark Teixeira: MLB should be back, but owners better not ‘break’ union

Mark Teixeira: MLB should be back, but owners better not ‘break’ union

Mark Teixeira said he was “cautiously optimistic” Major League Baseball and the Players Association would come to an agreement in the coming weeks to allow for [...] Read full article: Mark Teixeira: MLB should be back, but o...→

MLB owners and players screwed up by taking dispute public

MLB owners and players screwed up by taking dispute public

We are a nation that’s endured over 100,000 deaths and counting. We’ve seen our lives uprooted, jobs lost and schools closed. Don’t bombard us with your disput [...] Read full article: MLB owners and players screwed up by tak...→

Red Sox Hard At Work To Make Fenway Park Safer For Players When MLB Returns

Red Sox Hard At Work To Make Fenway Park Safer For Players When MLB Returns

The Red Sox are hard at work to make Fenway Park safer for players once baseball returns, with team president Sam Kennedy saying it could look a lot different [...] Read full article: Red Sox Hard At Work To Make Fenway Park...→

Report: Players to propose longer season, prorated salaries to counter 2020 MLB restart plan - amNewYork

Now comes the players' union's counter riposte.  The Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) is expected to offer a new economic proposal for Read full article: Report: Players to propose longer season...→

Scherzer’s viral tweet says players won’t engage with MLB on more pay cuts

Scherzer’s viral tweet says players won’t engage with MLB on more pay cuts

The latest blow in the back and forth between Major League Baseball and its players’ association about negotiating a return to play in 2020 came in the form of [...] Read full article: Scherzer’s viral tweet says players won’...→

MLB salary dispute explained: How much are players set to lose and what happens next

MLB salary dispute explained: How much are players set to lose and what happens next

The MLBPA on Wednesday made clear it would not accept the MLB's latest proposal which called for players to take further pay cuts. Read full article: MLB salary dispute explained: How much a...→

Max Scherzer rips MLB: Players won’t negotiate ‘second pay cut’

Max Scherzer rips MLB: Players won’t negotiate ‘second pay cut’

If the players and owners are running out of time to restart the 2020 baseball season by early July, they sure don’t appear to be running out of words. The ten [...] Read full article: Max Scherzer rips MLB: Players won’t neg...→

MLB-union tensions escalate, but more is at stake in this fight: Sherman

MLB-union tensions escalate, but more is at stake in this fight: Sherman

MLB AND the players association are in a familiar situation unfamiliarly. They are fighting about money. Duh. Players and owners have done that since the incep [...] Read full article: MLB-union tensions escalate, but more is...→

MLB: Players will take time to respond to money-slashing plan

MLB: Players will take time to respond to money-slashing plan

Players will take at least a few days and possibly until next week to respond to Major League Baseball’s latest proposal to salvage pandemic suspended season. Read full article: MLB: Players will take time to respond t...→

Andrew Miller offers rare hope that 2020 MLB season will happen

Andrew Miller offers rare hope that 2020 MLB season will happen

Not every baseball player fears the 2020 season will be canceled. Former Yankees reliever and current Cardinal Andrew Miller, a prominent member of the players [...] Read full article: Andrew Miller offers rare hope that 2020...→

Players: MLB Economic Proposal `Extremely Disappointing'

In addition to its reaction on the economics, the union said “the sides also remain far apart on health and safety protocols” aimed at starting the pandemic-de [...] Read full article: Players: MLB Economic Proposal `Extremel...→

Report: MLB Owners, Players Association Discussing Proposed

Report: MLB Owners, Players Association Discussing Proposed "Sliding Scale Of Compensation"

The owners sent their first proposed salary scale to the MLBPA on Tuesday. The union was reportedly "very disappointed". Read full article: Report: MLB Owners, Players Association ...→

Op-ed | MLB salary negotiations setting players up to look like the bad guys - amNewYork

Little progress to resolve player compensation was made on Tuesday after Major League Baseball set forth another proposal to the union; and it has the Read full article: Op-ed | MLB salary negotiations setting ...→

MLB Players Could Lose 77% of Salary This Year

MLB Players Could Lose 77% of Salary This Year

A rookie at the major league minimum would keep about 47% of his original salary this year while multimillionaire stars Mike Trout and Gerrit Cole would lose m [...] Read full article: MLB Players Could Lose 77% of Salary...→

Mets’ Marcus Stroman: 2020 MLB season ‘not looking promising’

Mets’ Marcus Stroman: 2020 MLB season ‘not looking promising’

Mets pitcher Marcus Stroman is losing hope that baseball will be back this summer. “This season is not looking promising,” Stroman tweeted Tuesday after the pl [...] Read full article: Mets’ Marcus Stroman: 2020 MLB season ‘n...→

MLB’s financial proposal to save 2020 season considered “non-starter” by players

MLB’s financial proposal to save 2020 season considered “non-starter” by players

MLB dropped a proposed revenue-sharing plan — one the MLBPA quickly rejected — and instead introduced a sliding scale of compensation. Read full article: MLB’s financial proposal to save 2020 se...→

MLB, players reportedly far apart after first financial proposal for shortened season

MLB, players reportedly far apart after first financial proposal for shortened season

Owners have reportedly proposed players take pay cuts in 2020, with the highest paid players accepting the highest percentage of cuts. Players believe they’ve [...] Read full article: MLB, players reportedly far apart after ...→

Keegan: Strict MLB safety proposal to players a stall tactic

Keegan: Strict MLB safety proposal to players a stall tactic

The shorter the MLB regular season, the closer it draws to recouping losses with postseason TV dollars, but the players, paid per game, benefit more from a lon [...] Read full article: Keegan: Strict MLB safety proposal to pl...→

NBA players 'really want to play' as rumors about league resuming swirl, union chief says

NBA players 'really want to play' as rumors about league resuming swirl, union chief says

It has been more than 70 days since the NBA hit pause on the 2019-20 season because of the coronavirus outbreak and the players are ready to get back at it, th [...] Read full article: NBA players 'really want to play' as rum...→

MLB must learn from ‘The Match’: Mic up the players already

MLB must learn from ‘The Match’: Mic up the players already

What do we get during the 25 seconds between pitches, two minutes between pitching changes, three minutes during replay reviews and other breaks in the action [...] Read full article: MLB must learn from ‘The Match’: Mic up ...→

NBA, Players' Association discussing plan to resume season at Disney resort

NBA, Players' Association discussing plan to resume season at Disney resort

The NBA is in talks with the league's Player's Association regarding a plan to resume the 2019-2020 season, the league said in a statement Saturday. Read full article: NBA, Players' Association discussing pla...→

NHL, players discussing resuming season with 24-team playoff

NHL, players discussing resuming season with 24-team playoff

The NHL and the NHL Player Association reached an agreement Friday night to move forward on a plan to resume the season, starting with a 24-team playoff. Read full article: NHL, players discussing resuming season ...→

Mets, Yankees would resume training in Florida ahead of proposed MLB season

Mets, Yankees would resume training in Florida ahead of proposed MLB season

Baseball might return to New York this summer, but if spring training resumes, both the Yankees and Mets are expected to be at their sites in Florida, accordin [...] Read full article: Mets, Yankees would resume training in F...→

Chicago Cubs Institute Pay Cuts as They Await Fate of MLB Season

Chicago Cubs Institute Pay Cuts as They Await Fate of MLB Season

The Chicago Cubs and Pittsburgh Pirates are trimming payroll while they await word on the fate of the Major League Baseball season Read full article: Chicago Cubs Institute Pay Cuts as They ...→

MLB players’ union responds to owners’ virus protocols proposal

MLB players’ union responds to owners’ virus protocols proposal

The union said Thursday it addressed: protections for high-risk players, access to pre- and postgame therapies, testing frequency, protocols for positive tests [...] Read full article: MLB players’ union responds to owners’ v...→

MLB-union salary war will end if they clear this hurdle first

MLB-union salary war will end if they clear this hurdle first

The Players Association was expected to deliver its response to MLB’s 67-page health and safety manual Thursday while the league is supposed to provide answers [...] Read full article: MLB-union salary war will end if they cl...→

Tom Glavine warns players concerned about salary cuts to prepare to take brunt of criticism if season remains in limbo

Tom Glavine warns players concerned about salary cuts to prepare to take brunt of criticism if season remains in limbo

Baseball Hall of Famer Tom Glavine warned players who are concerned about taking another salary cut in order to start the coronavirus-affected 2020 season on W [...] Read full article: Tom Glavine warns players concerned abou...→