Found July 16, 2012 on The Baseball Page:
The American League has better hitting and pitching.  The National League sucks! How many times have baseball fans said this (Or at least the first half of that statement)?  For a while now it has been widely assumed that the AL is the better league, even with the NL taking the last 2 world championships. But that assumption is wrong, and there has to be something that helps people begin to realize why the league that lets pitchers hit is the MLB’s better half. So how in the world did I find this groundbreaking revelation?  Let’s start with last week’s all-star game.  The AL had their powerful lineup all set and ready to put on a show, one that would basically extend the previous night’s home run derby.  Before they even had a chance to do so, the NL had gone completely through the batting order and scored 5 runs on Justin Verlander. If you ask me, the AL should have called it quits when bowling ball-shaped Pablo Sandoval hit a bases-clearing triple.  The NL would go on to use all ...
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