Found November 04, 2012 on Mets360.com:
My Facebook friend Mike Emeigh had an interesting post over at BTF the other day where he asked: Wind back the calendar to 1975. If you could have told MLB then one thing about the game, what would it be? It provided some interesting answers so I thought we should examine the same question from a Mets POV. But before we get to the Mets, let’s look at a baker’s dozen of the serious ideas the BTF community came up with in response to the question. 1. Make sure to get in front of PED testing 2. Work a little smarter with the MLBPA 3. Develop your international scouting 4. Dissuade placing a team in the state of Florida 5. Invest time, money and manpower in figuring out how to protect pitchers’ arms 6. Understand how runs are scored – work strike zone and don’t worry about strikeouts 7. Stay with the four-man rotation 8. Stay away from push-button bullpen 9. Make sure there are plenty of urban baseball fields and leagues for black players 10. 140-pitch outings are not necessarily a goo...
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