Looks like there will finally be a season. Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

Report: MLBPA agrees to 60-game MLB season; Opening Day for late July?

Three months after the season opener was officially postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic, MLB and the Major League Baseball Players Association have finalized the details ahead of a return to play, which will see players report to camps July 1 and the season officially open on July 23 or 24 to empty stadiums.

On Tuesday, ESPN's Jeff Passan reported that the union accepted a proposal for a 60-game regular season that includes players reporting for spring training 2.0 sessions by July 1: 

Earlier in the day, Chris Cotillo of MassLive.com tweeted that the pandemic-shortened season will include altered rules such as a universal designated hitter and also a runner starting every extra inning frame on second base:

Cotillo added:

The MLBPA later announced on its official Twitter account Tuesday evening that all remaining issues had been resolved.

After the union rejected a 60-game plan on Monday, Bob Nightengale of USA Today reported the regular season likely wouldn't begin before July 26. ESPN's Buster Olney added some players may refuse to report, but that was before Tuesday's developments.

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