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Wednesday, June 23, 2004
Alfonzo leads Giants into first place. He drove in six runs. Giants 11, Dodgers 5. (Yahoo!)
Chat wrap: Rob Neyer.
Craig, Delaware: I was wondering if you think the Phillies are going to make any moves. They're right in the playoff hunt and underachieving. Will they get a starter?(ESPN.com)
Smart Growth and MLB: A Virtual History.
There were many different scenarios under which Major League Baseball might have grown and captured all its new markets over the past 50 years. I suggest that without the application of franchise relocation, in any but the most dire circumstances, the past half-century of MLB would have been an entirely more acceptable and enjoyable enterprise for everyone involved (except for the few greedy soulless millionaires who actually profited, hugely, from what actually transpired -- and, most assuredly, none of us should care a whit about their selfish concerns).(The Hardball Times)