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HE BATTED 1.000

Bud Selig was baseball’s great hero, says Bud Selig

For 22 years, from 1992 to 2015, Bud Selig oversaw Major League Baseball, an era of massive change and growth for America’s Pastime. He restructured the league’s divisions and playoffs, initiated interleague play, introduced the World Baseball Classic, and helped grow a technology arm now worth billions of dollars.

To hear the former commissioner tell it in his new memoir, For the Good of the Game (William Morrow, $29), Selig inherited a “f---ing nightmare” but heroically steered the league through unprecedented labor

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