The End of American Baseball? How the MLB's New CBA Could Radically Change The Sport

With the NBA and NFL lockouts dominating sports news for most of 2011, the quick resolution of a new labor agreement in Major League Baseball flew under the radar. But baseball’s collective bargaining agreement (CBA) may end up being the most important of the three, as it fundamentally changes the way MLB franchises acquire foreign players, giving a revealing look at how market forces affect the flow of international labor.

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