He doesn't want pennant race interruption

Updated: August 23, 2004, 10:53 PM ET
Associated Press

CLEVELAND -- Don't count on seeing any major league stars in the Olympics while Bud Selig is baseball commissioner.

Selig, who last week received a three-year extension through 2009, said Monday that a delay in the big league season for players to participate in the Olympics would be too disruptive.

"I don't really see it because you can't stop a pennant race," he said.

Selig visited Jacobs Field on Monday at the invitation of Cleveland Indians owner Larry Dolan. ...

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