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Saturday, April 14, 2001

Baseball piles up $3.7 billion in salary debt

The only thing indicating that the sky is falling on MLB is the recent problem with the roof at the Skydome. All the economic claims I read originating from MLB prove only one thing—some people have no trouble lying with a straight face.

Jim Furtado Posted: April 14, 2001 at 12:28 PM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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