It came all the way across the country, from my editor, at the speed of light ...
What we're looking for from you is a story along the lines of a timeline of gambling in baseball. Go back as far as possible and chronicle gambling events that took place.
"No problem," I replied.
There is a problem, though. The timeline really isn't a timeline at all, but rather two broad points.
1865-1920: Stinking Cesspool of Greed
1989-2004: Pete Rose
Is this a gross simplification? ...Read full story