Various Endgame: Settling at midpoint might not work for MLB players or owners – The Athletic admin 10 months ago No Comments Facebook Prev Article Next Article The midpoint is obvious. The actual resolution is not. The players’ latest proposal to the league Thursday called for a 70-game season. The owners’ offer a day earlier was for 60 games. Split the difference at 65 and we’re home, right? The fact both sides made offers that met the players’ demand for full prorated salaries is indeed a sign of progress. But owners feel they extended themselves with their 60-game proposal, not just on salaries but also with other concessions. In fact, the owners believed they were on the cusp of a deal when commissioner Rob Manfred and union head Tony Clark worked through that offer during a face-to-face in Arizona on Tuesday night — a notion the union rejected with not one but two statements Thursday. A powerful ownership voice who once directed these kinds of negotiations does not see the owners stretching further. “Here’s what I told Rob (Manfred) today,” said… Read More Facebook Prev Article Next Article Related Posts Sorry Microsoft, Apple’s Home windows 10 is the running procedure we truly want! – BetaNews admin 30 December 2019 What Boeing’s Starliner seemed like from Lake Lanier – Forsyth County News On the net admin 25 December 2019 ‘AGT’ Winner: Season 14 Finale Predictions — America’s Received Talent – TVLine admin 18 September 2019 Trump Is Escalating His Coronavirus Lies – Slate admin 26 September 2020 Five takeaways from Trump’s tax return report – Al Jazeera English admin 28 September 2020 Blaming shelters and road sleeping, Donald Trump blasts California for homeless crisis – Usa Now admin 18 September 2019 About The Author admin More from this Author Add Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment.