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Details of baseball's new labor deal

Updated: November 23, 2011, 2:53 AM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- Details of the new labor agreement announced Tuesday between baseball players and owners:

Length

The agreement starts Dec. 12 and runs through Dec. 1, 2016.

Human growth hormone

Players will be subject to blood testing for HGH during offseason and spring training starting in February 2012. There is no agreement yet on random testing in-season. There can be testing at any time for cause. The penalty for a positive test is the same as for a positive test for ...

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