• SSTN Admin

The Majors and the Minors: Looking At The Issue

On Wednesday, Frankie Mandile of SSTN wrote an in-depth article (days ahead of most media outlets) outlining the issues that have come up regarding Major League Baseball and its relationship with the Minor Leagues.

As this story seems to be now reaching the headlines, we have gathered a collection of articles that focus on this topic so that our readers can learn more:

SB Nation – MLB’s plan to eliminate 42 minor league baseball teams, explained

NY Post – MLB unveils plan for drastic cut in minor league teams

CBS Sports – MLB commissioner Rob Manfred makes argument in favor of cutting more than 40 minor-league franchises

Baseball America – MLB Proposal Would Eliminate 42 Minor League Teams

USA Today – As many as 42 minor league baseball teams could be eliminated in new MLB proposal

In the days and weeks to come, we will be looking at this more closely.

We welcome the readers’ thoughts. We would especially welcome stories that readers share about their own experiences going to minor league games.


Start Spreading the News is the place for some of the very best analysis and insight focusing primarily on the New York Yankees.

(Please note that we are not affiliated with the Yankees and that the news, perspectives, and ideas are entirely our own.)

SSTN is proudly affiliated with Wilson Sporting Goods! Check out our press release here, and support us by using the affiliate links below: