Baseball Classic Series (BSC) for the Major Baseball League (MBL) should have its tournament brackets filled out now, well before the end of the regular season. Here are just six great ideas:
Radical playoffs: a few ideas. Saturday, February 2, 2013
Before you dismiss all this, remember these things about the finals under the current system:
- home field advantage in a possible seventh game includes home rule advantage: designated hitter (DH) or not
- fields are not uniform
- home field advantage is determined by the winner of an exhibition game: the All Star game
- the players on the All Star teams are selected by the fans who are officially allowed to vote 25 times each.
College football has started, even before classes. The NFL starts Thursday and has a full schedule next Sunday. Baseball has ... its tournament. Might as well have people pick brackets and win prizes.