Posts tagged "mlb"

MLB labor peace, and its annoying consequences

MLB labor peace, and its annoying consequences
The MLB owners and the players union shook hands on a new 5-year Collective Bargaining Agreement to be announced on Monday, and perhaps that’s all we should care about. The NBA has been kind enough to provide reference on how dreary and dull it can be to watch two sides grapple endlessly in a stalemate... Read more »

Kenny Williams lists roster certainties for 2012; there are few of them

Kenny Williams lists roster certainties for 2012; there are few of them
Major League Baseball is set to reach a labor agreement that could bring very significant changes to the sport. ┬áThere are larger, long-term elements like the transfer of the Houston Astros to the the American League West, year-round interleague play, and issues with more immediate fallout such as draft bonus capping and free agent compensation... Read more »

Mark Buehrle's filter fails on Michael Vick comment

Mark Buehrle's filter fails on Michael Vick comment
Well, this is unfortunate.  In an otherwise fairly bland interview with Scott Merkin, Mark Buehrle said something pretty off-color.  Here it is: “Even if you are not a dog lover, how can you sit there and make two dogs fight and one is going to die?” he said. “How could you do that if you... Read more »
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