Bidders spent $80,000 on baseball memorabilia Frank White collected as a major leaguer. His share could lift some of the financial pressure that the former Royal and current Jackson County executive has been under.
What’s the takeaway from Frank White selling off memorabilia? If Salvador Perez is traded, does the Salvy Splash retire? What new player will make the biggest impact for the Chiefs? What’s important for the next mayor?
It wasn't long ago that the Phillies found themselves facing some serious allegations from folks who insisted that their rebuilding effort amounted to "tanking." From the ESPN airwaves to the pages of the local papers, a small but vocal contingent of pundits and press insisted that what teams such as the Phillies were doing was little different from the "processes" of NBA teams that generated so much consternation in that sport. It's an interesting conversation to revisit in light of recent events, specifically something that occurred late last week.