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Friday, May 13, 2005

Next Year, World Series Champions are not World Champs?

See this piece from Murray Chass of the New York Times on the coming World Cup-like baseball tournament in 2006 - the World Baseball Classic, played among the countries invited. Pros and amateurs, playing for their homeland teams. The Classic will be held next March with 16 teams competing for the world championship of baseball.
"On Baseball: Coming in '06, a world series with meaning."