A quick scan of the MLB’s official website, MLB.com, sees a complete wipeout of any articles, photos or mentions of current players. They’ve been replaced with videos and statements from MLB commissioner Rob Manfred and tons of coverage of ongoing Hall of Fame voting.
As you can see below, the biggest stars of the game are faceless on the website.
The faces of coaches, しかしながら, remain since they are not part of the MLBPA.
なので OutKick’s Alejandro Avila relayed from ESPN’s Jeff Passan, the MLBPA is reportedly holding out for reduced service time for free agency and arbitration. 加えて, they are demanding an increased competitive balance tax threshold and no draft pick compensation for free agent signings.
The owners, その間, are looking to eliminate the qualifying offer system. They are also advocating to expand the postseason from 10 に 12 チーム.