Monday, August 29, 2022

Newsletter Excerpt, August 29, 2022 -- "Forming the MiLBPA?"

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"The action by the MLBPA underlines a point I have made for years, that under labor law the MLBPA cannot currently represent the interests of minor leaguers. If authorization is granted, that will change, though it would invite many more questions and potentially headaches for major league players."