Originally Posted by The Operator
This is why having a second wildcard is STUPID.
5th best team in the league (and 10th best in baseball) now has a shot at the World Series. Only Bud Selig could pull this off.
In the 3rd millenium drama, excitement and cold hard cash money are more important than awarding the championship to the best team. The days of the best team winning the World Series are gone forever. It is just an entertainment spectacle rather than a true test of skill.