A sign announces that Phillies Florida Operations and Spectrum Field, spring training home of the Philadelphia Phillies, have been shut down on May 20, 2020 in Clearwater, Florida.
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The Major League Baseball Players Association has rejected the league’s latest plan to start operations suspended by Covid-19, the union confirmed in a statement.
The MLBPA’s executive board opposed club owners’ 60-game regular season after MLB officials decided against a counteroffer of the union’s 70-game season. The board voted 33-5 to reject the deal, according to the Associated Press.
“We anticipate finalizing a comprehensive set of health and safety protocols with Major League…