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

MLB: An avid fan says cancel the season and move (Safely) on

MLB is trying to please everyone but pleasing no one. As an avid fan for over a half-century, I want my baseball. But not this…

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MLBPA and MLB Set To Tangle Again 2021
Posted in Analysis MLB 2021 Rules MLB Editorial

MLB And The MLBPA: Do They Really Think They’re Fooling Us?

The arrogance of MLB and the MLBPA continues to amaze. Still inconclusive action on the NL DH and expanded playoffs? We see thru it and…

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MLB HOF Induction Ceremony
Posted in MLB Editorial MLB Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

MLB Needs To Relax Its Television Only Plan For The 2021 HOF Induction

MLB has announced that the 2021 Hall Of Fame Induction ceremony will be a televised event only, an abrupt decision that needs correction. Major League…

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Baseball facing a new world of indecision
Posted in MLB Coronavirus MLB Editorial

If baseball carried on during WWII, why can’t we have games now

Baseball, it is said, is only a game. True. And the Grand Canyon is only a hole in Arizona. Not all holes, or games, are…

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MLB: Isn't it time to just give it up? (The Enquirer)
Posted in MLB Coronavirus MLB Editorial

MLB plays follow the leader telling reporters: You’re out! What’s next?

MLB only wishes they’ve struck preemptively against the coronavirus. But in unchartered territory and with no plan in place – what’s next for baseball? MLB…

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MLB owners: I'll take mine first (LA Times)
Posted in Analysis MLB 2021 Rules MLB Taxi-Squads

MLB Taxi Squads: Another Good Idea Squashed By Greedy Owners

MLB taxi-squads were introduced and used last year as a means to accommodate COVID. Good for the quality of baseball, what happened to them?  Author’s…

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MLB's Misdirected Blackout Policy
Posted in MLB Commentary

MLB: Why It Makes Economic Sense To Loosen Up On Game Blackouts

MLB’s policy to blackout televised home team games is misdirected and counterproductive. The policy needs to be relaxed, and here’s why… MLB’s Extra Innings package…

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MLB get married to sports gambling (Photo Carl Ayre)
Posted in MLB Analysis MLB Editorial

Will the MLB marriage to sports gambling mean justice for Pete Rose

MLB’s agreement with DraftKings, the internet’s portal to sports gambling, should be enough to pardon Pete Rose. Or so you would think… Major League Baseball…

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