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Mar 14, 2019 11:06 PM 1+ mon ago

MLB, players union agree to some rule changes before contract is up - Minneapolis Star Tribune

FORT MYERS, FLA - Revenue sharing? Luxury tax thresholds? Service time manipulation? Those are hot-button issues that must be tackled by Major League Baseball owners and the players association before the collective bargaining agreement expires in December 2021.

In the meantime, the sides proved Thursday they can agree on some matters, as MLB and the union announced several rules changes that will take place over the next two seasons with the goal of improving the game on and off the field. Most notably: There will be a single trade deadline, All-Stars will be voted in on an Election Day, rosters will be expanded from 25 to 26 players and the injured list will be lengthened for pitchers.

"Obviously there's been the tensions and kind of the back and forth the past couple offseasons," said pitcher Kyle Gibson, the Twins union representative. "I think ...

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