Pennant repeat no easy feat

Pennant repeat no easy feat

There are 2 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Apr 5, 2009, titled Pennant repeat no easy feat. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Way back when, back before interleague play and the wild-card playoff era, that great baseball writer, William Shakespeare , quoted the Yankees' general manager, Henry IV, with an observation that rings truer by the year.

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Rod from Tennessee


#1 Apr 6, 2009
The Cubs have the biggest spending increase from last season at 35 million? I find that shocking and ironic, as only the Cubs could increase their spending that much, and yet seem like they've downgraded their talent base.
from the far south side

Hollywood, FL

#3 Apr 6, 2009
So the Pennsylvania teams have the longest streaks of losing seasons ever, eh? In spite of that, they together somehow manage to win a World Series every decade or so on average, unlike the Chicago combo. If you count in the Philadelphia Athletics, the boys from the Keystone State have won twelve world championships and played in 21! Now, who should feel deprived?

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