Mike Trout thinks we owe it to the next generation to work out a proper CBA and get back to playing baseball.
I am going to try to find some links that are something other than players and management complaining about each other not coming to an agreement. There are also lots of links about writers and the fans complaining about the lockout as well. It’s fairly monotonous. Meanwhile, here is the updated analysis of where each side stands in the CBA negotiations. Supposedly negotiations will resume today in New York, or so says Bob Nightengale. I guess the floggings will continue until morale improves.
Anthony Rizzo says he will miss the fans. Ahem! What if they never come back? There are only so many foreign players who can go to Japan and Korea. America’s pastime could become past tense the way this situation seems to be going. There’s always college baseball.
Andy Schatzley has been promoted to manager of the Rocket City Trash Pandas. He says they are the best run affiliate in baseball.
What has Victor Rojas been up to? The Frisco RoughRiders plan to honor the Dallas Black Giants of the Negro Leagues this year.
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