Originally posted on Mets Merized Online  |  Last updated 3/2/11
I wish the title could have read, “The Fall of the Selig Empire”, but alas I’ll still have to ride his reign out a little longer before such a post will make a joyful appearance.  As most of you all know by now, I’m no fan of baseball commissioner Bud Selig. I don’t like how he operates one bit. He has his fingers in everything and knows every little thing that goes on in and around the game. But whenever things go awry he predictably feigns ignorance or naiveté and shrugs his shoulders claiming he knew nothing. Believe me… he knows everything. The commissioners office was first created to keep ballplayers and baseball team owners honest. The commissioner was supposed to preserve the integrity of the game and protect it from the likes of the greedy sniveling owners who would drag into the abyss if it would mean more profits. The country and congress should have screamed bloody murder on the day team owner ditched the interim tag and officially became commissioner. His presence in the office
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