Baseball should merge teams, not eliminate them.

Baseball should merge teams, not eliminate them.

Baseball should merge teams, not eliminate them.

Previously published Slate articles made new.
Nov. 7 2001 12:08 PM

Two Out

 

 

On Tuesday, Major League Baseball's owners voted to eliminate two of the league's 30 teams before the start of next season. Last November, as owners began griping about dwindling revenue, Slate'sCharles Siskwrote a "Sports Nut" suggesting that the league strengthen its small market clubs by merging them with others. Click here to read it.