Bud Selig is all but certain to be inducted into the Hall of Fame this weekend, which will qualify as MLB’s biggest mistake since the owners installed The Used Car … Continue Reading If Bud Selig is a HOF’er can Arnold Rothstein be far behind?
More proof Bud Selig is the Worst Commissioner in the History of Sports: Almost eight years ago, Bud Selig vowed to do something about the local-television-blackout rules keeping tens of … Continue Reading The case against the Used Car Salesman
It says something that Luke Skywalker has a better read on Bud than the Lupicas and Reillys of the world. To be fair, I view the Used Car Salesman as … Continue Reading 2 Live Crew frontman smarter than Mike Lupicas of the world
It seems most sportswriters have never heard of the McCourts, Jeffrey Loria, the Baseball Network, the ’94 strike, C.B. Bucknor, officially sanctioned 9/11 caps, Spiderman on the bases, contracting the … Continue Reading Who is Bud Selig’s biggest fluffer?
C.B. Bucknor’s amateurish grandstanding is but another sorry legacy of the Used Car Salesman‘s stewardship. There is still zero accountability for umpires, whose performance has gone appreciably worse over the … Continue Reading The Worst Commissioner in the History of Sports adds to his resume
Just a reminder: Jeffrey Loria wouldn’t be owning the Marlins if not for the Worst Commissioner in the History of Sports. In other words, as the Herald reported, 0.8 percent … Continue Reading More people watched the Fish in person Wednesday than on TV
The LA Times reports the Dodgers will receive $240 to $280 million per year for local broadcasting rights. According to DOB, the Braves take in roughly $20-to-$25 million annually from … Continue Reading Braves TV deal worse than we thought
Jeffrey Loria is a worthy villain, no doubt, but the 145 remaining Marlins fans should direct their venom towards Bud Selig. Unfortunately, the media continues to give the commissioner a … Continue Reading The Used Car Salesman shirks culpability in selling Miami $645 million lemon
Bud Selig just announced that all 1-game playoff series games still tied after 10 innings will go to penalty kicks. — Jeff Schultz (@JeffSchultzAJC) March 1, 2012 The AJC’s Jeff … Continue Reading This Bud’s for you, Jeff Schultz
The additional wild card will help the soon-to-be “small market” Braves in the increasingly competitive NL East. But it makes the regular season increasingly meaningless, with one-of-3 teams ultimately making … Continue Reading Good for the Braves, bad for the game
From Tim Tucker’s review of Liberty’s financials: In a conference call that Liberty executives held with investment analysts Thursday, the Braves were mentioned once. That was in the context of … Continue Reading Thanks again, Bud
From the Dept. of Unfortunate Predictions: With next year’s realignment there will be an interleague game every day of the season. Couple that with the advantage AL teams have when … Continue Reading The DH is coming to the NL
After repeatedly insisting this year would be his last, the Used Car Salesman today signed a two-year extension to stay on through 2014. He’ll be making Pujols-like money — $22 … Continue Reading The Used Car Salesman is, surprise, a liar
Frank McCourt, awarded the Dodgers by Bud Selig as a favor to Fox and the Red Sox, appears close to an agreement with MLB to sell the team he nearly … Continue Reading Why the McCourt fiasco is good for the Braves
By 2013 the Used Car Salesman will have further devalued the regular season by adding a second wild card team in each league. If enacted now what little drama has … Continue Reading Bud’s folly comes a year too late for Braves fans
If I had dominion over the world’s pigeons I’d send them to Milwaukee to shit on the Used Car Salesman’s statue. My latest harangue against Bud, in which I conclude … Continue Reading Bud Selig must be stopped
This is the worst idea since Bud’s proposal to adorn the bases with the Spider Man logo. Don’t even think about it, Braves management.
Rankin’ Rob wonders if the new template (which, as longtime Office readers know, is likely to change) means we’ve been co-opted by MLB. No worries, it’s just a new WordPress … Continue Reading Rowland’s still in charge
Bizz Bissinger unloads on Frank McCourt. Selig is clearly embarrassed by the allegations that have come out in divorce proceedings from his estranged wife Jamie McCourt, which revealed the millions … Continue Reading ‘A vile piece of shit’
Another reason Bud gave the Dodgers to the McCourts? As a favor to Fox, according to Bill Plaschke. Worst commissioner ever. Worst Dodgers owner ever. A club that once employed … Continue Reading Fox also to blame for Dodgers mess