Through March 11 -- Teams may renew contracts of unsigned players.
March 24 -- Last day to place players with nonguaranteed contracts on unconditional release waivers without paying their entire 2000 salaries.
March 29-30 -- New York Mets vs. Chicago Cubs, Tokyo.
April 3 -- Opening day for other teams, active rosters reduced to 25 players.
July 11 -- All-Star game, Atlanta.
July 23 -- Hall of Fame induction ceremonies, Cooperstown, N.Y.
July 24 -- Hall of Fame game, Arizona vs. Cleveland, Cooperstown, N.Y.
Oct. 3 -- Playoffs begin.
Oct. 21 -- World Series begins, city of American League champion.
October-November TBA -- Free agent filing, 15 days after World Series.
Dec. 7 -- Last day for teams to offer salary arbitration to their former players who became free agents.
Dec. 19 -- Last day for free agents offered salary arbitration to accept or reject the offers.
Dec. 20 -- Last day to offer 2001 contracts to unsigned players.
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