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. 3 - Hall of Fame Veterans Committee voting for managers and umpires announced.
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.
2008
Jan 5-15 - Salary arbitration filing.
Jan. 8 - Hall of Fame BBWAA voting announced.
Jan. 18 - Exchange of salary arbitration figures.
Feb. 1-21 - Salary arbitration hearings, St. Petersburg, Fla.
Feb. 14 - Voluntary reporting date for pitchers, catchers and injured players.
Feb. 19 - Voluntary reporting date for other players.
Feb. 26 - Mandatory reporting date.
March 2-11 - Teams may renew contracts of unsigned players.
March 12- Last day to place a player on unconditional release waivers and pay 30 days termination pay instead of 45 days.
March 26- Last day to request unconditional release waivers on a player without having to pay his full 2008 salary.
March 30 - Opening day, active rosters reduced to 25 players.
June TBA - Amateur draft.
July 15 - All-Star game, New York.
July 27 - Hall of Fame inductions, Cooperstown, N.Y.
July 31 - Last day to trade a player without securing waivers.
Sept. 1 - Active rosters expand to 40 players.
Dec. 8-11 - Winter meetings, Las Vegas.

Recent MLB Discussions

MLB Top Stories

Thumbnail Cubs' Hammel tries to recover against Dodgers Jason Hammel was almost ripped to shreds last weekend. Having escaped from Colorado’s house of hours, though, will the Cubs’ fourth starter bounce back...
Thumbnail Rockies vs. Nationals Prediction Can the Rockies pull off the upset today in D.C. when they visit the Nationals at 1:05PM ET?
Thumbnail Rays vs. Astros Pick The Houston Astros look to stay hot when they play host the Tampa Bay Rays tonight at 7:10PM ET.
Thumbnail Angels vs. Tigers Pick The Detroit Tigers look to make it six straight wins when they host the Los Angeles Angels at 7:10PM ET tonight.
Thumbnail Cards' Reyes draws first MLB start vs. A's Mike Leake was originally supposed to take the ball in the middle contest of the Cardinals’ set vs. the A’s. A surprising overnight development, though,...
More inMLB Articles  

MLB Team Pages