Tag: MLB Editorial

Aye Aye MLB, Anything You Say On Rule Changes - No!
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MLB Commentary: The Tinkering With The Game Has To Stop

As with MLB, too much of anything is not healthy, nor is it productive. Good ideas get overwhelmed by bad ones, and it has to…

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MLB And Spider Tack
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On MLB And Its Eternal Fight To Level The Playing Field

MLB has long been waging the fight to keep a level playing field between pitchers and hitters. The fact is, though, pitchers are smarter. The…

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MLB Links To Bally Sports
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MLB: On The Insidious Takeover By Bally Sports And Gambling Interests

MLB’s dark secret is slowly but surely coming into view. There’s money to be made in gambling, and Bally Sports is their anointed partner. In…

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MLB's Misdirected Blackout Policy
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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 Betting
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MLB Hits A New Low Going All-In Promoting Sports Betting On The MLBN

MLB is always seeking ways to increase revenue. But the posting of real-time odds on their scoreboard is new, reprehensible, and sinful. Major League Baseball…

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MLB: Their All-Time Stupidest Idea – Move The Mound Back 12 Inches

MLB is testing a rule in the Atlantic League that moves the pitching rubber back 12 inches. Enabling stubborn hitters and GMs is not the…

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MLB 2021 - A Season Of Stars
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MLB: On Debunking The Claim These Early Games “Don’t Matter” Much

In MLB, we hear it all the time. “It’s only April; it takes time; we’ll straighten this thing out.” Oh yeah? Let’s talk again in…

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The Former Home Of The MLB 2021 All-Star Game (David J. Griffin | Icon Sportswire via Getty Images)
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MLB 2021 All-Star Game Scheduled To Be Played In Atlanta Is No More

The 2021 MLB All-Star Game is scheduled in a state that just passed a Jim Crow voting law. This Just In – It Ain’t No…

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