(x-subject to collective bargaining agreement and end of lockout):
Dec. 15 - International amateur signing period closes, 5 p.m. EST.
x-TBD - Salary arbitration figures exchanged.
Jan. 15 - International signing period opens, 9 a.m. EST.
Jan. 25 - Baseball Writers' Association of America Hall of Fame vote announced, Secaucus, N.J.
x-TBD - Salary arbitration hearings.
x-Feb. 16 - Voluntary reporting date for pitchers, catchers and injured players.
x-Feb. 21- Voluntary reporting date for other players.
x-Feb. 25 - Exhibition games start.
x-Feb. 26 - Mandatory reporting date.
x-March 31 - Opening day, active rosters reduced to 26 players.
x-TBD - Amateur draft
x-July 19 - All-Star Game, Los Angeles.
x-Aug. 11 - Chicago Cubs vs. Cincinnati at Dyersville, Iowa.
x-Aug. 21 - Boston vs. Baltimore at Williamsport, Pa.
x-Oct. 2 - Regular season ends.
Dec. 15 - International signing period closes, 5 p.m. EST.
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