Players who reach 10 years of major-league service time are statistical superheroes: Fewer than 10% in baseball history have played for a decade or more.
This season we will be recognizing all the Baseball X-Men who achieve this milestone. Here are July's honorees:
Major League Baseball (MLB) and the Major League Baseball Players Association (MLBPA) has launched a new digital and social media campaign to support the “Negro Leagues 101” campaign led by the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.
101 facts about the Negro Leagues will be shared daily until Sunday, Oct. 3 -- the last day of the 2021 regular season -- to commemorate the 101st anniversary of the establishment of the Negro Leagues. Each day’s fact will be unveiled by a Major League player, legend or general representative of Baseball.
Major League Baseball Players Association
Is the union that represents players on the 40-man rosters of the 30 Major League baseball teams and oversees MLB Players, Inc., which exclusively represents the group commercial and licensing activities involving active players.
On behalf of its members, the union also operates the Major League Baseball Players Trust (www.PlayersTrust.org ), a 501(c)3 charitable foundation that supports youth baseball development as well as a full range of causes and initiatives as directed by its member players.
MLB Players, Inc.
The MLBPA's group licensing program utilizes the collective marketing power of Major League Baseball players to assist licensees and sponsors who want to associate their brands and products with the excitement that Major Leaguers can provide.
The Major League Baseball Players Association (“MLBPA”) is the sole and exclusive bargaining agent for all Major League Baseball Players and individuals preparing to negotiate a Major League contract. Only MLBPA General
Certified Agents may represent or advise a represent or advise a player in negotiating the terms of a Major League contract.