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Bud Selig on induction into Baseball Hall of Fame: "Really looking forward to it -- and that's an understatement"

MILWAUKEE — Bud Selig is the reason there’s baseball in Milwaukee. First, he brought a team here and then he kept them here and got a new stadium built. 502 more words

Beyond The Game

Happy Birthday Miller Park

Anybody can say they were at Miller Park’s first Opening Day – 42,024 people in fact. That game happened on April 6, 2001.  But only REAL FANS can say they were at the second game.  121 more words

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Bud Selig to throw out 1st pitch at Brewers opener

MILWAUKEE — Retired baseball commissioner Bud Selig will throw out the ceremonial first pitch at the Milwaukee Brewers’ opener next week.

The Brewers said Monday, March 27th they will recognize the team’s former owner as he prepares to enter the Hall of Fame this summer. 74 more words


The House That Steroids Built

The San Francisco Giants announced, quietly, that they finally paid off AT&T Park, and you wonder how long it would have taken them to do if Barry Bonds had never touched… 460 more words


A Simple Solution To MLB Extra Innings: Ties

MLB wants to reduce the length of games. The league is willing to consider a radical solution to those that last into extra innings: starting each inning with a runner on second to increase the odds of scoring. 314 more words


HOF Committee admits: "We don't have a plaque big enough for Bonds head."

Last week the National Baseball Hall of Fame elected three more players to be inducted into its esteemed halls.

Yet, for the fifth time, one of the greatest players in the game’s history was passed over by the Hall of Fame Selection Committee. 230 more words