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7: Bull Durham and baseball free agency

May 18, 2018

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Nic has been a good boy and done his homework, so the lads discuss the very 80s love letter to baseball Bull Durham.

Tom explains how baseball major league free agency works and just casually drops the fact that in 1922, the U.S Supreme Court ruled that the Sherman Antitrust Act did not apply to Major League Baseball.

There are a lot of ins-and-outs and details to baseball free agency. Listen and find out if you can keep up!

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