MLB: State of the Union Game

An impassioned address to a world of baseball fans about our national pastime

Originally Published: February 13, 2013
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

He shall from time to time give to Congress information of the State of the Union and recommend to their Consideration such measures as he shall judge necessary and expedient. -- Article II, Section 3 of the U.S. Constitution

And he shall also give annual updates on the State of the National Pastime. -- Article II, Section 3(c) of Baseball's unwritten rulebook (right below the clause about retransmission of games without the commissioner's express written consent)

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