Cards’ Chairman DeWitt: Baseball Industry “Isn’t Very Profitable”

Cards’ Chairman DeWitt: Baseball Industry “Isn’t Very Profitable” Cardinals chairman Bill DeWitt Jr. offered some eyebrow-raising comments in an interview with Frank Cusumano of 590 The Fan (audio link). You’ll want to listen to the entire chat for yourself, but we’ll cover some pertinent elements here — in particular, his highly questionable claim that the baseball industry…

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American League Future Salary Guarantees

American League Future Salary Guarantees In recent weeks, we have gone through the future payroll obligations of every American League team. These contract commitments were locked in before the terms “coronavirus” and “covid” were permanently embedded in the general public’s lexicon. You can find every individual team’s player-by-player breakdown at this link. We’ll soon begin marching…

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Ryan O’Rourke Announces Retirement

Ryan O’Rourke Announces Retirement Former MLB southpaw Ryan O’Rourke announced last night on Twitter that he’s hanging up his spikes. MLBTR wishes him the best in his future endeavors. O’Rourke made two appearances last year with the Mets before he was cut loose. He caught on with the Twins on a mid-season minors deal but…

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