Letters to the Editor

America’s favorite pastime is stuck on the bench

I find it distressing and unfathomable that The Tribune does not publish Major League Baseball standings on a daily basis.

Because of perhaps mitigating circumstances, the paper does not carry lengthy stories on baseball, America’s favorite pastime. But I think that at the very least, posting the standings is not asking a whole hell of a lot.

After all, I’m sure that somewhere on the back page of the local section of the paper, there is room enough to print the standings in a space that could be no more than a measly 4-by-2 inches!

Consider this a shot across the bow as I am online daily with the The New York Times which, as you are undoubtedly aware, publishes “all the news that’s fit to print,” including summaries of yesterday’s baseball games.

Francis Dennen, San Luis Obispo

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