Found July 16, 2013 on Minus Twenty-Two:
PLAYERS: Bud Selig
Gather ’round, boys and girls! Time now to once again check in with Bud Selig for an A’s ballpark situation status update, sponsored by spinelessness. Per Paul Gutierrez: The baseball commissioner cited legal reasons for not talking about the A’s, their stadium situation and the club’s well-known desire to move to the South Bay. “We’ve talked to Mayor (Chuck) Reed,” Selig said. “You know we’re in litigation with San Jose, and therefore, obviously, that is not a subject that can’t be discussed while this litigation is ongoing.” Oh, right. Legal issues. What a convenient excuse. Not like you should have expected anything, otherwise. But, to steal a line from Bud himself, thank you for asking. [CSNBA; photo via]
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