Category: MLB owners

Are we headed here in 2020?
Posted in MLB History MLB owners MLB players

MLB fans can ask: How long before we call it what it is – a work stoppage?

MLB fans, some more than others, want their baseball in the summer of 2020. But patience is wearing thin – and rightly so. Get it…

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MLB on the way back - it's a matter of time (newsbreak.com)
Posted in MLB Corona Strategy MLB owners MLB players

MLB owners and players continue to make a farce of the negotiating process

Negotiations? When was the last time MLB owners and players sat across the table from each other to talk? It’s public posturing and it ain’t…

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MLB 2020 Season (USA Today)
Posted in MLB Coronavirus MLB owners MLB players

MLB players take the lead in top of the ninth with 114-game proposal

MLB players, finally, are finding their game with a bold proposal calling for a 114-game season with playoff excitement running well into the fall. It’s…

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Tony Clark no match for Rob Manfred (NY Post)
Posted in MLB Analysis MLB owners MLB players

MLB Owners: A textbook lesson in how to steal the show from the players

MLB owners remain a tightknit group while the players union flinches every time someone goes off the reservation – negating the essence of unionism. MLB…

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A Beaten Man: MLBPA President Tony Clark (huffpost.com)
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MLB Players Spokesmen: The good, the bad, and the ugly

A chorus of MLB players in the dispute with owners has risen to the top of their game. Others, not so much. A small number…

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Yankees and MLB Stuck In The Middle Of... (mercurynews.com)
Posted in MLB Corona Strategy MLB owners MLB players

Players Union Fires Back: Let’s see your books – and why not play 100

The players union put the ball squarely back in the owners’ court, demanding to see “The Books” and to increase the schedule to 100 games—pure…

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Scott Boras: The Man Who Delivers The Goods
Posted in MLB Editorial MLB owners MLB players Scott Boras

Scott Boras: The man who can save the MLB players’ union and maybe baseball

Scott Boras is not the most likable person navigating the MLB planet. But he has the wits and the drive to lead the MLBPA out…

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A Beaten Man: MLBPA President Tony Clark (huffpost.com)
Posted in MLB Corona Strategy MLB owners MLB players

MLB Owners outplay the Players – putting the MLBPA in total disarray

The MLB owners group, with their latest financial volley, has delivered more than a glancing blow to the player’s union, causing dissension in the ranks….

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