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BREAKING: MLB and MLBPA are “nearing agreement” to start 2020 season

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It’s about time...

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Per Jon Heyman and other sources, the MLB and MLBPA are “close” to an agreement to begin the 2020 MLB Season.

REMEMBER: This is all alleged, and information obtained via National Reporters, not from MLB or the MLBPA themselves.

Here’s what we know thus far:

It all began, as it usually does, with a weird Jon Heyman tweet:

Apparently, Commissioner Rob Manfred, and the head of the MLBPA, Tony Clark, met in person in Arizona recently to discuss terms, as MLB Owners were worried that the players would file a back-breaking grievance.

And this baby’s got momentum:

We also found out that MLB had made a new proposal to the MLBPA based upon Manfred and Clark’s recent discussion:

That said, the deal ain’t done yet:

Here’s what the apparent proposal looks like:

We’ll keep you updated as we get more information...