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What should Bud Selig's next focus be? Check all that apply.

Reinstating Pete Rose
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Expand into New Markets
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Fixing the Integrity of the Allstar Game
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Having World Series Home Advantage Based on Record
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Institute a Salary Cap
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Change Draftee Signing Bonus Structure
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Have Baseball In The Olympics
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Tougher Steroid/PED Punishment
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More Day Games & Doubleheaders
10 (5.9%)
Have a Touring Franchise With Many Homes
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Remove the DH in the AL
5 (3%)
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Have NFL Red Flag Style Challenge System
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More Instant Replay (within reason)
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Revert the new rule on balks
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What should Bud Selig's next focus be?
« on: November 09, 2012, 11:44:27 AM »
Bud Selig won our presidential poll by a wide margin of 10-3 over his toughest competitor, Roger Goodell.  What should Bud Selig's next focus be?
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Re: What should Bud Selig's next focus be?
« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2012, 06:54:39 PM »
Was hoping retire would be an option, since it's not I'll go with salary cap..and a salary floor for that matter.
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Re: What should Bud Selig's next focus be?
« Reply #2 on: November 11, 2012, 10:48:12 AM »
Was hoping retire would be an option, since it's not I'll go with salary cap..and a salary floor for that matter.

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Re: What should Bud Selig's next focus be?
« Reply #3 on: November 11, 2012, 01:13:36 PM »
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Baseball needs a cap, regardless of what some say.

The owners would want it too..but the union is too strong
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Re: What should Bud Selig's next focus be?
« Reply #4 on: November 11, 2012, 01:17:45 PM »
The owners would want it too..but the union is too strong

Gotta love those unions :P
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Re: What should Bud Selig's next focus be?
« Reply #5 on: November 15, 2012, 06:20:59 PM »
Early voting by the United Leagues of ProFSL have spoken!

1) Having World Series Home Advantage Based on Record
2) More Instant Replay (within reason)
T-3) Reinstating Pete Rose
T-3) Institute a Salary Cap
T-3) Tougher Steroid/PED Punishment
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Re: What should Bud Selig's next focus be?
« Reply #6 on: November 15, 2012, 07:16:46 PM »
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Re: What should Bud Selig's next focus be?
« Reply #7 on: November 19, 2012, 05:51:36 AM »
If Selig turns down this trade, which as posters have stated, is not any more unbalanced than several recent trades, he might as well say goodbye to baseball in Canada.

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Re: What should Bud Selig's next focus be?
« Reply #8 on: November 19, 2012, 12:37:25 PM »
If Selig turns down this trade, which as posters have stated, is not any more unbalanced than several recent trades, he might as well say goodbye to baseball in Canada.

Nah I dont think he will.
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Re: What should Bud Selig's next focus be?
« Reply #9 on: December 07, 2012, 04:47:13 PM »
Pete Rose bet against his own team, hes a scumbag that shouldn't be in the HOF
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