MLB Calendar

Updated at: 11/19/2014 5:22 PM
The Associated Press

Nov. 19-20 — Owners' meetings, Kansas City, Mo.

Dec. 2 — Last day for teams to offer 2015 contracts to unsigned players.

Dec. 8-11 — Winter meetings, San Diego.

Dec. 8 — Hall of Fame golden era (1947-72) vote announced, San Diego.


Jan. 6 — Baseball Writers' Association of America Hall of Fame voting results announced.

Jan. 13 — Salary arbitration filing.

Jan. 16 — Salary arbitration figures exchanged.

Feb. 19 — Voluntary reporting date for pitchers, catchers and injured players.

Feb. 1-21 — Salary arbitration hearings, St. Petersburg, Fla.

Feb. 24 — Voluntary reporting date for other players.

March 3 — Mandatory reporting date.

March 18 — Last day to place a player on unconditional release waivers and pay 30 days termination pay instead of 45 days.

April 1 — Last day to request unconditional release waivers on a player without having to pay his full 2014 salary.

April 5 — Opening day, St. Louis at Chicago Cubs. Active rosters reduced to 25 players.

June 8 — Amateur draft.

July 14 — All-Star game, Cincinnati.

July 17 — Deadline for amateur draft picks to sign.

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.

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.

Dec. 7-10 — Winter meetings, Nashville, Tenn.

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