Category: MLB Editorial

MLB owners: I'll take mine first (LA Times)
Posted in MLB Editorial MLB owners MLB players

MLB Players cry uncle paving way for baseball despite the bastards

MLB owners, sometime soon, will launch the Nuclear Option to establish a schedule for the 2020 season. As expected, players are rendered helpless.  The deck…

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Rob Manfred - The Great Deceiver (masslive.com)
Posted in MLB Editorial MLB New Plan MLB owners

Manfred tries the old rope-a-dope but he’s duping no one

Rob Manfred, at the behest of team owners, has been disparaging the game of baseball with a shell-game ploy that is fooling no one.  Rob…

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Empty Fenway on Memorial Day (Getty)
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MLB owners set to lose $1 billion in 2020, but that’s only half the story

While MLB owners falsely plead poverty, it’s true that with an 82-game season and revenue sharing, they’ll see a $1 billion loss, but that’s only…

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Baseball - Always Our National Pastime
Posted in MLB Editorial MLB New Plan MLB players

MLB Players: All dressed up – nowhere to go while a game they love waits

MLB players are playing a game they have loved since their days in Little League. They’d rather be on the field now, and those voices…

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Scott Boras: The Man Who Delivers The Goods
Posted in MLB Editorial MLB owners MLB players Scott Boras

Scott Boras: The man who can save the MLB players’ union and maybe baseball

Scott Boras is not the most likable person navigating the MLB planet. But he has the wits and the drive to lead the MLBPA out…

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MLB 2020 season - do we really want this (NY Post)
Posted in MLB Corona Strategy MLB Coronavirus MLB Editorial

The 2020 MLB season – If nobody’s right, then everybody’s wrong

The 2020 season now rests in the hands of the players to accept or reject the owner’s proposals. Sounds simple – yea or nay. If…

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MLB: Empty Seats Push Rob Manfred
Posted in MLB Corona Strategy MLB Coronavirus MLB Editorial

MLB: Will the players see thru the 67-page safety manifesto?

MLB has passed along for players, okay an exhaustive document outlining provisions for the safety of all as the season restarts. If only it were…

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Rob Manfred" It's not just about the money (Redleg Nation)
Posted in Baseball Commentary MLB Coronavirus MLB Editorial

Manfred continues to miss the mark – it’s not about the money

Rob Manfred continues to publicly manage a game called Who Do You Hate The Most. It’s calculated to drive a wedge between fans and players….

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