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OK, So Here’s Everything We Know So Far About the New 2017 CBA

OK, So Here’s Everything We Know So Far About the New 2017 CBA

We simultaneously know a lot and a little. But a bunch of stuff is changing.

The 15-Day Disabled List is Becoming the 10-Day Disabled List

The 15-Day Disabled List is Becoming the 10-Day Disabled List

This seems to be a very good change for the players.

by December 1, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors

The All-Star Game Will No Longer Determine World Series Home Field Advantage

The All-Star Game Will No Longer Determine World Series Home Field Advantage

No more fake exhibition drama.

by December 1, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
REPORT: The New CBA is Done! (UPDATES)

REPORT: The New CBA is Done! (UPDATES)

With almost no time to spare!

by November 30, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Obsessive CBA Watch: Negotiations Resume as the Zero Hour Approaches (UPDATES: It’s Close)

Obsessive CBA Watch: Negotiations Resume as the Zero Hour Approaches (UPDATES: It’s Close)

Specific terms are still being hammered out, with only hours to go before the current CBA expires.

by November 30, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Well Now Things Are Heating Up: Pirates Expected to Trade Andrew McCutchen?

Well Now Things Are Heating Up: Pirates Expected to Trade Andrew McCutchen?

It was a bad year for McCutchen in 2016, but he’d still shake up the market.

by November 30, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Fowler, Astros Aggressiveness, Cubs Bullpen, Jansen, Cahill, More

Lukewarm Stove: Fowler, Astros Aggressiveness, Cubs Bullpen, Jansen, Cahill, More

Although we’re waiting on CBA news, the rumors aren’t slowing down. Bits on the Cubs’ bullpen in here, among many other things.


Obsessive CBA Watch: Today is the Day, One Way or Another

Obsessive CBA Watch: Today is the Day, One Way or Another

“Optimism” remains the word of the day, but, well, today is the last day before the CBA expires. So.

by November 30, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Obsessive CBA Watch: Luxury Tax Changes? Optimism for a Deal?

Obsessive CBA Watch: Luxury Tax Changes? Optimism for a Deal?

Things are tentatively looking more positive on a deal getting done.

by November 29, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Report: White Sox Have Told the Cubs They Won’t Trade With Them

Report: White Sox Have Told the Cubs They Won’t Trade With Them

Flat out won’t do it. No Chris Sale for the Cubs.

Yoenis Cespedes Reportedly Re-Upping with the Mets for Four Years, $110 Million

Yoenis Cespedes Reportedly Re-Upping with the Mets for Four Years, $110 Million

It’s a bigger deal that Cespedes got last year from the Mets. Does this mean CBA ice-thawing is happening?


Brewers Sign KBO Star Eric Thames to Three Year Deal (Plus Option)

Brewers Sign KBO Star Eric Thames to Three Year Deal (Plus Option)

Thames has been raking in the KBO for years.

by November 29, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Moves Happening: Mariners-Braves Prospect Trade, Volquez Signed, Carter Non-Tender

Moves Happening: Mariners-Braves Prospect Trade, Volquez Signed, Carter Non-Tender

What a crazy night! OK, not crazy. But at least some things are going down.

by November 28, 2016 MLB News and Rumors