MLB lockout leads Cardinals to cancel winter warmup event (01/04 11:17 am)ST. LOUIS, Mo. (AP) -- The Cardinals have canceled their annual winter warmup promotional event because of Major League Baseball's lockout. The event, which was scheduled for Jan. 15-17, features players. MLB locked out the players' association following the expiration of baseball's collective bargaining agreement on Dec. 1...
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Dec. 15: International amateur signing period closes, 5 p.m. EST.
x-TBD: Salary arbitration figures exchanged.
Jan. 15: International signing period opens, 9 a.m. EST.
Jan. 25: Baseball Writers' Association of America Hall of Fame vote announced, Secaucus, N.J.
x-TBD: Salary arbitration hearings.
x-Feb. 16: Voluntary reporting date for pitchers, catchers and injured players.
x-Feb. 25: Exhibition games start.
x-Feb. 26: Mandatory reporting date.
x-March 31: Opening day, active rosters reduced to 26 players.
x-TBD: Amateur draft
x-July 19: All-Star Game, Los Angeles.
x-Aug. 11: Chicago Cubs vs. Cincinnati at Dyersville, Iowa.
x-Aug. 21: Boston vs. Baltimore at Williamsport, Pa.
x-Oct. 2: Regular season ends.
Dec. 15: International signing period closes, 5 p.m. EST.
Last updated: 01/16 9:54 pm