"With pitchers and catchers reporting, Canseco stirring up some steroid-fueled controversy, the NHL officially out of the way, and the belief that anything can happen—what with the Red Sox winning the whole shebang last year and the subsequent freezing over of hell—thoughts are rapidly turning toward the pennant race. For gamers, that means another handful of annual baseball sims."
"Phrases like "cost certainty," "revenue sharing" and "salary cap" have been tossed around over the last four months of negotiations like a 140-pound right winger. Whose fault is it? The players? The owners? Who knows, and moreover who cares?"