Bitter Cup of Coffee List

By any measure, these former ballplayers have demonstrated a legacy and responsibility built on equity, loyalty and fair play.

The story is this: In the 1980 MLBPA CBA agreement, players from 1947-79, who were not vested, were cut of out receiving pension and benefits under the new agreement. It gets a little complicated from there; however, there are about 600 still alive. Both MLB and the MLBPA can correct this.

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While this issue has been overlooked, there have been recent articles on the subject:

1)           Bill Madden, NY Daily News

2)           Mike Woodel, Capital Journal

3) Doug Gladstone,