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01.12.2012 | | Posted at 07:15 PM
By Nicole
Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig's contract was set to expire on December 31 of this year, but at the owner's meetings in Phoenix this week, he was extended to the end of 2014. This is actually the fourth extension Selig has signed. However, each of the last three extensions were for three years. The newest is just two years. At the end of the latest extension, Selig will have been Com...
08.27.2010 | | Posted at 11:33 AM
By Nicole
I was shocked earlier in the week reading the comments over at JSOnline.com on the stories about the Bug Selig statue that was unveiled in front of Miller Park. I was shocked to learn of the vitriol that so many seem to carry for him. I was in high school when the surge to build Miller Park was happening and was admittedly blissfully unaware at the time. I wasn�t yet a baseball fan and I didn�...
09.22.2008 | | Posted at 12:00 AM
By Nicole
Ken Rosenthal talked to Bud Selig and got some pretty straight answers. First and foremost IMO, Astros fans need to take a pill - Miller Park was the only option. Q: You have taken criticism for your decision to shift the Astros-Cubs series to Milwaukee's Miller Park after Hurricane Ike ravaged Houston last weekend. What happened? A: Those have been questions in Houston, obviously. Look, what happ...