On January 10, 2002 — Commissioner Bud Selig asks the players to accept a luxury tax that would slow the increase of salaries. Selig also proposes that teams vastly increase the amount of local revenue they share.

 


Subscribe to This Day In Baseball

Get our latest Posts in your in box


This Day In Baseball on Patreon


Sources:

Baseball Reference January 10

SABR Games Project

National Pastime January 10

Hall of Fame

Retro Sheet

Replay The Game