A Watershed Moment Between MLB, Independent League Baseball Is Here
MLB announced the Atlantic League as a 'Partner League' Wednesday, which we expect is the first of several such announcements.
Current Professional Baseball Agreement Between MLB, MiLB Nears End
It's unlikely a new deal is reached by the end of September, but there is optimism on both sides a deal will eventually be struck.
Allan Simpson's Unconventional Thinking Created An Enduring Baseball Convention
Simpson's vision for Baseball America changed the way people—even those in the industry—viewed player development.
MiLB Puts In Place Third Negotiating Team In Two Weeks
With 45 days remaining until the expiration of the current PBA between MLB and MiLB, MiLB has put in place its third negotiating team in two weeks.
Internal Minor League Drama Threatens To Further Slow MLB Negotiations
MiLB's Board Of Trustees voted to install a new negotiating committee—its third in 10 days—to continue MLB negotiations.
2020 Minor League Free Agents Will Be Eligible For Free Agency This Fall
The MLBPA informed agents that non-40-man players will be eligible for free agency even though there was no MiLB season.
MiLB Proposal Raises Fees For Admittance, Preserves Governance
The PBA proposal to MLB differs in a few significant ways from what the two sides had been discussing.
Say Cheese: MLB Hitters Are Adjusting To Seeing 100 mph More Often
As a 20-year-old rookie, Rafael Devers hit the first homer off a 102 mph pitch (Aroldis Chapman) of the Statcast era.
Minor League Teams Turn To Congress To Ease Financial Burden
A pair of bills working through Congress could help provide some significant relief for Minor League Baseball teams.
Baseball America Prospect Podcast: Discussing The MiLB Season Cancellation
J.J. Cooper and Josh Norris discuss the official demise of the 2020 MiLB season.