Big leaguers giving $500,000 to support minor leaguers

Big leaguers giving $500,000 to support minor leaguers

NEW YORK – Major League baseball players donate $ 500,000 to support minor leaguers whose season was canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Major League Baseball Players Association said on Tuesday that money will be donated through the Major League Baseball Players Trust to More Than Baseball, a nonprofit…

Rockies prospects Ryan Rolison, Tyler Nevin face uncertainty of no minor league season

Rockies to host satellite camp in Albuquerque, and hope to have developmental program for minor leaguers

With the minor league season likely to be canceled entirely due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Rockies are brainstorming contingencies to get their farm players on the field in 2020. In addition to a “satellite” camp in Albuquerque that will begin toward the end of Colorado’s Spring Training 2.0 at…

Source: Angels will continue paying minor leaguers through end of June

Source: Angels will continue paying minor leaguers through end of June

The Angels will continue to pay their minor league players $ 400 a week through late June, a source confirmed to the Southern California News Group on Friday. Small players from all 30 teams now receive at least $ 400 a week through the end of the month. The Oakland…

At least 11 MLB teams pledge more stipends to minor leaguers

At least 11 MLB teams pledge more stipends to minor leaguers

NEW YORK – At least 11 Major League franchises have informed small leaguers that they will continue to provide benefits after the expiration of Major League Baseball’s policy on May 31, guaranteeing these players $ 400 per week. The San Diego Padres, Miami Marlins, Minnesota Twins, and Seattle Mariners are…