Officials think baseball could get back into Olympics after Obama election

Updated: November 5, 2008, 11:19 PM ET
Associated Press

DANA POINT, Calif. -- With Barack Obama in the White House, baseball officials think their sport could have a better chance of getting back into the Olympics.

"If the perception internationally of the United States improves by virtue of his election, then I think the U.S. stature in international sport of every type will be enhanced," San Diego Padres chief executive officer Sandy Alderson said Wednesday at the general managers' meetings. "I don't think the United States has the international ...

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