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MLBers to keep service time if no season

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NEW YORK (AP) Players agreed to a deal with Major League Baseball that would preserve service time in the event this season is canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic, but left open details of what a configured schedule would look like.

As part of the agreement approved by the union Thursday night, players will not challenge the loss of their salaries if no games are played.

Management will advance $170 million in salary payments over two stages, and that money does not have to be returned if the season is canceled. Player salaries this year are expected to total roughly $4 billion.

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3 Y. Moncada, CWS.315
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5 R. Devers, Bos.311
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7 X. Bogaerts, Bos.309
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