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MLB Reaches Agreement with NPB on Revised Posting System

MLB REACHES AGREEMENT ON REVISED POSTING SYSTEM

New Protocols Will Be in Place for At Least Three Years

 

          The Office of the Commissioner of Major League Baseball (MLB) announced today that it has agreed to terms with Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB) on revised protocols for the posting system shared by the leagues.  MLB’s Executive Council approved the new agreement today.

The following points comprise the protocols of the new system:

MLB Chief Operating Officer Rob Manfred said: “We are pleased to have amicably reached an agreement that addresses various issues raised by all parties.  Major League Baseball values its longstanding professional relationship with Nippon Professional Baseball, and we look forward to continuing the growth of the great game we share in the years to come.”

Source: MLB Media