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San Jose suit appears to be strong

Major League Baseball should be taking the city's antitrust lawsuit very seriously

Originally Published: June 19, 2013
By Lester Munson | ESPN.com

San Jose's lawsuit against Major League Baseball could easily become commissioner Bud Selig's worst nightmare.

Unless the Lords of Baseball voluntarily pave the way to San Jose for the Oakland A's, they could find themselves facing MLB's most radical restructuring since the late Marvin Miller destroyed the owners' revered reserve clause, thereby establishing free agency and changing the economics of the game forever.

Frustrated and angry after four years of inaction ...

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