Mike Axisa

CBS Sports Writer /

Six lingering issues as MLB and the MLBPA enter their most important week of labor talks in 25 years

Not since the 1994-95 work stoppage has baseball had this much on the line

Some MLB owners 'perfectly willing' to cancel 2020 season to save money, per report

Commissioner Rob Manfred has the unilateral ability to cancel the 2020 season

How MLB's shutdown makes it less likely the Rockies trade superstar Nolan Arenado

Nolan Arenado's days with the Rockies appeared to be numbers in January. A lot has changed since then

Alex Rodriguez, Jennifer Lopez once again trying to purchase the Mets, report says

The duo ended their most recent bid only three weeks ago

Here are Derek Jeter's most memorable moments in his Hall of Fame career for Yankees

From the Jeffrey Maier incident to the flip play, we look back at the best of the Yankees' Hall of Fame captain

MLB roundtable: Should the universal DH and expanded postseason be permanent rule changes?

MLB will likely have a universal DH and an expanded postseason in 2020

MLB 2020 season negotiations: League's new economic proposal leaves union 'disappointed,' reports say

The MLB Players Association is not pleased with the latest plan from league owners

How three MLB players, including Phillies star Bryce Harper, fixed their defensive issues

Here are two outfielders and one catcher who made huge defensive strides in 2019

Oakland Athletics to stop paying minor leaguers after May 31, report says

The A's will also furlough may baseball operations employees

MLB wants players to take another 2020 pay cut; here's how salaries would look under league's proposal

The game's highest-paid players reportedly would get less than 25 percent of their original salaries

Should MLB allow trades during 2020 season? The cases for and against having players swap clubhouses

If safety is the No. 1 concern, letting players change clubhouses doesn't seem like a great idea

Reviewing 2015 MLB Draft: Top 10 players, including Alex Bregman and Walker Buehler, biggest busts and more

Five years later, the 2015 draft has proven to be one of the weakest drafts in recent memory

Nationals to unveil 2019 World Series rings in virtual ceremony on anniversary of turnaround

The players will wait until they can reunite physically to actually get their rings, however

Mike Axisa joined CBS Sports in 2013. He has been a member of the BBWAA since 2015 and has previously written about both fantasy baseball and real life baseball for MLBTradeRumors.com, FanGraphs.com, RotoAuthority.com, and YESNetwork.com. Mike is a native New Yorker.