Mlb Players, Owners Sign Agreement

MLB players, owners sign agreement

NEW YORK — Baseball players and owners have signed an agreement for a new labor contract, a deal that starts blood testing on human growth hormone and expands the playoffs to 10 teams by 2013.

Senh: That was fast. Still waiting for the NBA to sign theirs.

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