MLB plans 60-game slate, shortest since 1878, as union balks

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Hi Mike Rossi a reporting Major League Baseball owners are set to move forward with a sixty game schedule major league baseball's control owners have approved unilaterally issuing a pandemic shortened sixty game regular season schedule according to a person familiar with the decision who spoke to the Associated Press on condition of anonymity the decision by the owners followed the players association's executive board vote of thirty three to five rejecting a deal that was negotiated last week the rejection also means the playoffs will remain at ten teams rather than expanding to sixteen for both twenty twenty and twenty twenty one if the players file a grievance arbitrator mark Irvings would hear the case hi Mike Rossio

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