See also this great feature from Levi Weaver at the Athletic (paywall, PM me for full text)

    We’ve said from the beginning that Minor League Baseball was never meant to be covered by those minimum wage laws. As a matter of fact, there’s litigation ongoing about that. We think we’re going to prevail in that litigation. So overall, I see the legislation as a benefit to players. It’s better than where they are today.

posted by galen: 143 days ago