Watch Live: Commissioner Rob Manfred speaks amid MLB lockout

Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred addresses questions from reporters. (Charles Rex/AP)

Editor's note: This live stream has now ended.

After its collective bargaining agreement expired Wednesday night, Major League Baseball plunged into its first work stoppage in over 26 years, with owners immediately locking out players in a move that threatens spring training and opening day.

In the wake of the lockout beginning, league commissioner Rob Manfred will address the media. His comments can be streamed in their entirety right here on, starting at approximately 10 a.m. ET.

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