I've been a Tiger fan since Eisenhower was President!
As the game becomes nothing but a number generator for ownership, how are we supposed to love Major League Baseball when it never loves us back?
Four owners voted against even the $220M threshold in owners’ proposal
Owners’ competitive balance tax proposal remains the biggest obstacle
The players once again made significant concessions, while the owners remain intransigent.
Here’s where they stand with further talks scheduled Tuesday, and likely throughout the week
Meanwhile, the players reduced demand for arbitration after two years, but increased their ask for a pre-arb bonus pool.
Owners will keep the players locked out, and major league spring training is now delayed.
Proposals for Competitive Balance Tax penalties threaten 2022 season.