MLB commissioner releases statement on Wednesday


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Darren Yamashita - USA Today Sports
Darren Yamashita - USA Today Sports

MLB Commissioner Robert D. Manfred issued the following statement on Wednesday:

“At my request, Tony Clark and I met for several hours yesterday in Phoenix. We left that meeting with a jointly developed framework that we agreed could form the basis of an agreement and subject to conversations with our respective constituents. I summarized that framework numerous times in the meeting and sent Tony a written summary today. Consistent with our conversations yesterday, I am encouraging the Clubs to move forward and I trust Tony is doing the same.”

Sounds like things are progressing and there might be baseball after all this season.

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