Aug. 14-15 - Owners meeting, Cooperstown, N.Y.
Sept. 1 - Active rosters expand to 40 players.
Oct. 23 - World Series begins, city of American League champion.
November TBA - Deadline for teams to make qualifying offers to their eligible former players who became free agents, fifth day after World Series.
November TBA - Deadline for free agents to accept qualifying offers, 12th day after World Series.
Nov. 11-13 - General managers meeting, Orlando, Fla.
Dec. 2 - Last day for teams to offer 2014 contracts to unsigned players.
Dec. 2-5 - Major League Baseball Players Association executive board meeting, La Jolla, Calif.
Dec. 9-12 - Winter meetings, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
Dec. 9 - Hall of Fame expansion era committee (1973 and later) vote announced, Lake Buena Vista, Fla.
2014
Jan. 14 - Salary arbitration filing.
Jan. 17 - Salary arbitration figures exchanged.
Feb. 1-21 - Salary arbitration hearings, St. Petersburg, Fla.
Feb. 13 - Voluntary reporting date for pitchers, catchers and injured players.
Feb. 18 - Voluntary reporting date for other players.
Feb. 25 - Mandatory reporting date.
March 12 - Last day to place a player on unconditional release waivers and pay 30 days termination pay instead of 45 days.
March 22-23 - Los Angeles Dodgers vs. Arizona, Sydney.
March 26 - Last day to request unconditional release waivers on a player without having to pay his full 2014 salary.
March 30 - Opening day. Active rosters reduced to 25 players.
July 15 - All-Star game, Minneapolis.
July 18 - Deadline for amateur draft picks to sign.
July 31 - Last day to trade a player without securing waivers.
Sept. 1 - Active rosters expand to 40 players.
Dec. 2 - Last day for teams to offer 2015 contracts to unsigned players.
Dec. 8-11 - Winter meetings, San Diego.

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