MLB Trade Rumors and News


October 21, 2014:  World Series starts in American League city.

Fives day after World Series concludes:  Last day to make Qualifying Offers.

Twelve days after World Series concludes:  Deadline for players to accept Qualifying Offers.

November 12-18:  Japan Series.

December 2, 2014: General Managers’ meetings.

December 8, 2014:  Last day for teams to offer 2015 contracts  to unsigned players.

December 8-11, 2014: Winter meetings, San Diego.

January 13, 2015: Salary arbitration file date.

January 16, 2015: Date salary arbitration figures are exchanged.

February 01-21:  Salary arbitration hearings held.

February, 2015: Pitchers and catchers report to Spring Training.  To be determined.

February, 2015: Position Players report to Spring Training.  To be determined.

March 3, 2015: First game, Spring Training, Grapefruit League.

March 5, 2015: First game, Spring Training, Cactus League.

April 5, 2015:  Opening Night.  Teams to be determined.

April 6, 2015:  Opening Day.

June 8-10, 2015:  MLB Draft.

July 2, 2015:  International free agent signing period begins.

July 14:  86th All-Star Game, Cincinnati.

July 17: Deadline for amateur draft picks to sign July 31.

July 31:  Non-waivers trade deadline.

September 1:   Active rosters expand to 40 players.

October 4, 2015:  Last day of regular season.