Originally posted on FOX Sports  |  Last updated 10/9/11
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Hey, Bud Selig, this baseball postseason is for you, and for all the hopes and desires you have had since assuming the job of commissioner. This postseason is about the parity that has been a calling card of your two decades in office. It is about mid-budget teams having success and big spenders spending unexpected time at home. And it's about those Milwaukee Brewers, who came out of your desire to return big-league baseball to your hometown, becoming a poster child for what you would like to think the game can be. Think about it. This is the postseason that the fans have claimed to want -- complaining so often about being inundated with a national media focus on the Yankees and Red Sox, and more recently Philadelphia: the teams with baseball's three biggest payrolls in 2011. By the end of the month baseball could well have its 11th different World Series champion in the last 12 World Series. Boston, which won titles in 2004 and 2007 but didn't even advance into the postseason...
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