Sept. 1 - Active rosters expand to 40 players.
Oct. 3 - Playoffs begin.
Oct. 11 - League championship series begin.
Oct. 24 - World Series begins.
October/November - Free agent filing period, first 15 days after World Series ends.
Nov. 5-8 - General managers' meetings, Orlando, Fla.
Dec. 1 - Last day for teams to offer salary arbitration to their former players who became free agents.
Dec. 3-6 - Winter meetings, Nashville, Tenn.
Dec. 7 - Last day for free agents offered salary arbitration to accept the offers.
Dec. 12 - Last day for teams to offer 2008 contracts to unsigned players.

MLB Top Stories

Thumbnail Phils hope to survive bout vs. Bumgarner, Giants The Giants have been thoroughly impressive at AT&T Park this season. Tonight’s starter, though, seems capable of flirting with perfection every time...
Thumbnail Cardinals ask bullpen to wake up vs. M's St. Louis can’t ask for much more from its starting staff. The bullpen, however, suddenly represents a huge area of concern.
Thumbnail Red Sox vs. Rangers Pick Can the Boston Red Sox pick up another win over the Texas Rangers when they meet tonight at 9:20PM ET?
Thumbnail Pirates aim to shift momentum vs. Dodgers No one outside of the Rust Belt area is quite prepared endorse Clint Hurdle’s club as a legitimate playoff contender all over again. Last night’s turn of...
Thumbnail Mets vs. Braves Pick The Atlanta Braves look to bounce back at home when they host the New York Mets at 7:15PM ET.
More inMLB Articles  

MLB Team Pages