The Major League Baseball Players Association criticized a new Arizona immigration law, saying the union “will consider additional steps necessary to protect the rights and interests of our members.”
The Major League Baseball Players Association executive board ratified the labor agreement negotiated with owners, the union said in a press release.
Michael Weiner, the head of the Major League Baseball Players Association, is being treated for a brain tumor, the union said in a statement.
Major League Baseball players caught using performance-enhancing drugs will face a suspension of 80 games, with a season-long suspension for a second violation, under tougher rules announced today.
Marvin Miller, who transformed the economics of Major League Baseball as the longtime leader of its players union, has died. He was 95.