MLB raises MiLB salaries, how it relates to contraction

What’s going on, Baseball fans?! While MLB is still pushing to eliminate 42 teams and reduce the draft, there is some good news in the world of Minor League Baseball: players will be receiving a much deserved raise in 2021. On Friday February 14th, MLB announced that it will be raising MiLB player salaries afterContinue reading “MLB raises MiLB salaries, how it relates to contraction”

F.A.Q.: MLB’s Plans to Eliminate 42 Minor League Teams

Modern Woodmen Ballpark, in Davenport, IA. One of the most scenic parks in America A brief rundown of what’s happened, who are involved, reasons, and how to help F.A.Q.: What’s going on? Despite what is commonly and understandably thought, Major League and Minor League Baseball are two separate entities that partner through a contract calledContinue reading “F.A.Q.: MLB’s Plans to Eliminate 42 Minor League Teams”

2/11/2020 update:

Happy Pitchers and Catchers reporting day! I wanted to drop a quick message to let everyone know about some of the upcoming pieces that will appear on this blog, some concepts I want to run by everyone, and try to connect with folks on this platform and see what we can do to help saveContinue reading “2/11/2020 update:”

The PBA or, How MLB is trying to eliminate 42 Minor League teams

A quick outline of the PBA, how it works, and the teams on the chopping block The relationship between Major League (MLB) and Minor League Baseball (MiLB) is more complicated than many realize. With names like “Majors” and “Minors” it sounds like there is a natural familial relationship between the two leagues but the twoContinue reading “The PBA or, How MLB is trying to eliminate 42 Minor League teams”

Welcome to the page!

“We do not believe it is productive to engage in further public debate with [MiLB] over a successor Professional Baseball Agreement.” — Rob Manfred, Commissioner of Major League Baseball Welcome and thank you for dropping by!In October 2019, news broke that Major League Baseball is planning to eliminate 42 Minor League teams at the endContinue reading “Welcome to the page!”