Originally posted on Baseball Prospectus  |  Last updated 5/25/12
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While looking toward the future with our comprehensive slate of current content, we'd also like to recognize our rich past by drawing upon our extensive (and mostly free) online archive of work dating back to 1997. In an effort to highlight the best of what's gone before, we'll be bringing you a weekly blast from BP's past, introducing or re-introducing you to some of the most informative and entertaining authors who have passed through our virtual halls. If you have fond recollections of a BP piece that you'd like to nominate for re-exposure to a wider audience, send us your suggestion. The additional playoff teams added to the mix this season might mean more money for MLB, as Jeff Bower explained by looking at the NBA's example in the piece reproduced below, which originally ran on January 28, 2003. Major League Baseball's recent decision to base home-field advantage in the World Series on the outcome of the All-Star Game runs contrary to the way Commissioner Bud Selig norma...
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