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MLB Owners Would Rather Play PR Games Than Negotiate

Defector has partnered with Baseball Prospectus to bring you a taste of their work. They write good shit that we think you’ll like. If you do like it, we encourage you to check out their site and subscribe. This story was originally published at Baseball Prospectus on February 4. It’s been said before that the lockout didn’t need to […]

MLB
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Artificial Scarcity Is Baseball’s Present, And Our Future

MLB
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We Have Confirmed That Headlights Are In Fact Too Bright

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In The Shadow Of The Arch Nemesis

MLB
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It’s Time To Get Rid Of The K-Zone

MLB
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The Sticky Stuff Crackdown Has Worn Off

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‘The Card Counter’ And The Sins Of A Nation

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Women’s Bodies, Men’s Rules, And The Indiscreet Draw Of ‘Pumping Iron 2: The Women’

History
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It’s “Free Couch” Season In Major League Baseball

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U.S. Open Begins Following World Tennis Events Marked by Suspected Match-Fixing

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The Blustering, Barnstorming Softball Brilliance Of ‘The King And His Court’

History
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Let’s Remember Some Iconic Cinematic Hair Changes That Show The Passage Of Time

Defector At The Movies
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The Baron Of Wimbledon

Tennis
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How Low Can The RPM Go?

MLB
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So You’ve Accidentally Found Yourself At A Massive TikTok Party

Life's Rich Pageant
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Who Gets To Decide When A Contract Is Bad?

MLB
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Blood In The Water

History
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Rob Manfred Has No Feel

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‘Mortal Kombat’ Should Have Had More Gore

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