June 04, 2003
The MLB draft
Jayson Stark makes a great case for improving the Major League Baseball draft. It seems so obvious, only a chucklehead like Beelzebud Selig wouldn't get it. Which means, well, you know...
Posted by Charles Kuffner on June 04, 2003 to Baseball
Oh, dear Lord, no! NOT TELEVISION! That'll bring lotteries, ping-pong balls, guys in suits wearing jersies and ballcaps, look-ins at families sitting around the teeveee, all that stupid crap. The baseball draft is such a long-run gamble, they probably shouldn't release the draftees' names for a year, to avoid embarrassing the general managers and leading to them being run out of town on a rail.