MLB Free Agency and the 2016 Election: What They Have in Common

It’s been a few weeks since the World Series ended, which means one thing for 365-day baseball fanatics like myself: Free agency. With the offseason officially in motion, it’s that hectic time of year where, like a game of Hungry Hungry Hippos, Major League Baseball franchises scramble to gobble up the best talent available. For the life of me, I can’t remember a free agent class as bountiful as this year’s group. Zack Greinke, Johnny Cueto, Alex Gordon, David Price, Jordan Zimmermann, Doug Fister, Denard Span, Ian Desmond, Yoenis Cespedes, Justin Upton, Jason Heyward, Ben Zobrist, Mike Leake, Daniel Murphy…the
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The World Series in real life, and in the world of Presidents Baseball

Welcome to the inaugural entry of the official Presidents Baseball blog! Here I’ll write a variety of posts, including news and updates about the Presidents Baseball franchise, thoughts on baseball and history, various presidential-related posts, and much else. Even with the World Series between the Kansas City Royals and New York Mets now over, with the Royals clinching their first title in 30 years, it’s still apropos As a baseball fanatic, it’s hard for anything to take precedent in my mind over the World Series during this time of year. It’s not only the single most prestigious sporting event (in
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