Major League Baseball is hurting; here's how to fix it

This is the best advice I've ever seen for curing the ailments that are making what was America's pastime a boring trudge.

This is a comprehensive listing of annoyances, including a season that is unreasonably long, and games that consist mainly of watching batters slowing down play to a crawl by adjusting their batting gloves after ever pitch. Grrrrr.

Hit tip to Jimmy Greenfield.

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