Originally written on IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught  |  Last updated 7/31/13
The following was indirectly mentioned yesterday in a brief comment by "Anonymous."  I suspect the writer is a high-ranking ESPN official, wracked by his lost morality, or a bureaucrat in the appropriate U.S. government agency, which is assigned to tap ESPN's phones. Frankly, I don't give a whoop. What follows is a terrifying path of pure, unadulterated truth.   Consider:1. ESPN, the international sports broadcast leviathan, is known to despise the New York Yankees baseball team with a hatred that burns hotter than a million suns. This view is indicated by its hiring of - among others - a certain ex-player referred to by our own blogger, Mustang, as Mr. "Financialwhiz McBloodsock."2. ESPN is legally and financially bound to Major League Baseball through massive broadcast rights contracts and raucous social events which include cocktails and funny business.3. In recent years, ESPN has coveted the radio rights to broadcast Yankee baseball games, so that it could assign announcers su...
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