Strike (labor)

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A strike is a work stoppage caused by the players refusing to play. When the owners refuse to hold games, the work stoppage is called a lockout.

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Further Reading[edit]

  • William B. Gould IV: Bargaining with Baseball: Labor Relations in an Age of Prosperous Turmoil, McFarland, Jefferson, NC, 2011.
  • Lee Lowenfish: The Imperfect Diamond: A History of Baseball's Labor Wars, University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln, NE, 2010.
  • Marvin Miller: A Whole Different Ball Game: The Inside Story of the Baseball Revolution, Ivan R. Dee Publishers, Chicago, IL, 2004. ISBN 1566635993
  • Bill Swank: "Strike Out: A 1946 Baseball Strike ?", The National Pastime, SABR, Number 20 (2000), pp. 16-19.
  • Krister Swanson: Baseball's Power Shift: How the Players Union, the Fans, and the Media Changed American Sports Culture, University of Nebraska Press, Lincoln, NE, 2016. ISBN 978-0-8032-5523-4