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Why MLB Does Not Need a Salary Cap

July 11, 2010 by  
Filed under Business of Baseball

Over the past few weeks, we have had feverish debates on Books on Baseball about the need (or not) for some type of sweeping change to enable the “havenots” (e.g. Pittsburgh, Kansas City) to compete on a more level playing field with the “haves” (e.g. Yankees, Red Sox). We are very fortunate to have an expert to […]

Fair Ball: A Fan’s Case for Baseball by Bob Costas

June 28, 2010 by  
Filed under Book Review, Business of Baseball

Bob Costas is one of America’s best-known baseball, and for that matter, sports broadcasters.  He has called numerous World Series, All Star, and League Championship games  His book, Fair Ball: A Fan’s Case for Baseball offers up thought-provoking and holistic solutions to help restore and maintain competitive balance in Major League Baseball.  The 2001 book has some parts which are dated, […]

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