Baseball is in crisis. Now, this is not meant to be some sort of fear-mongering, paranoiac, McCarthyistic rant on the decline of American values. It’s just the truth. It might not be obvious in a Bay Area that has enjoyed an enormous amount of success in the last five years, but people just do not care anymore. Minor league membership is down by around 17 percent and the majority of spectators consist of middle-aged white males — not a dynamic,... READ MORE »»
Matt Murton, an outfielder for the Hanshin Tigers, makes his 211th hit of the 2010 season, breaks the Japanese single-hit record.
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