Dayn Perry

CBS Sports Writer /

Brewers GM 'firmly' believes there will be 2020 MLB season, even if it's only 50 games

Negotiations continue between players and owners, but commissioner Rob Manfred has the power to implement a reduced schedule

Why Central contenders, like Cubs, Indians and Cardinals, could benefit from a regional MLB schedule

If the divisions are organized regionally for the 2020 season, then the Central figures to be the weakest

MLB owners willing to pay players prorated salaries, want shorter 2020 season, per report

By all appearances the two sides are moving closer to an agreement for a 2020 season

Agent Scott Boras will reportedly pay salaries of released minor league clients

Some teams aren't stepping up, but baseball's most famous agent is

Derek Jeter's best games will air for 64 straight hours to celebrate 25th anniversary of his Yankees debut

It was on May 29, 1995 that Jeter began his Hall of Fame career with the Yankees

Scott Boras cautions clients not to 'bail out' MLB owners during 2020 season negotiations

'Games cannot be played without you,' Boras said in a memo obtained by the AP

MLBPA intends to propose longer 2020 MLB season and won't yield on prorated salary, report says

By all appearances, players and owners remain far apart in their negotiations

Trevor Bauer calls out Scott Boras, tells agent to keep 'personal agenda' out of MLBPA, MLB negotiations

MLB and MLBPA are continuing to negotiate, and tensions seem to be rising

Why the current MLB, MLBPA negotiations could be a prelude to labor strife when the CBA expires in 2021

The current tensions between players and owners aren't going away

How might expanded MLB playoffs look in 2020? 14-team format in 82-game season shows anything is possible

Let's take a look at how recent postseasons might have been different under the proposed playoff format

MLB's first Memorial Day without games in 140 years ends history-filled streak of holiday baseball

The COVID-19 pandemic is keeping teams off the field for the first Memorial Day since 1880

Yankees, Mets get green light to hold spring training in home stadiums from New York governor

Meantime, MLB is busy laying the foundation for a potential 2020 season

These fringe contenders could benefit from an expanded MLB playoff field in 2020

For 2020, MLB is poised to go from 10 playoff teams to 14

Yankees' James Paxton says he'll be ready for start of 2020 MLB season

Paxton has been recovering from February back surgery

Dayn Perry has been a baseball writer for CBS Sports since early 2012. Prior to that, he wrote for and He's the author of three books, the most recent being Reggie Jackson: The Life and Thunderous Career of Baseball's Mr. October. A native of Mississippi, he now lives in Chicago with wife, son, and dog.