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According to tracy ringolsby of baseball america, mlb may be considering a bold plan one proposal would be to geographically restructure into four divisions, which would create a major reduction in travel, particularly for teams on the east coast and west coast, and add to the natural rivalries by not.
A recent article in baseball america suggested mlb is considering an expansion to 32 teams and a 156-game schedule as with the fault lines that led to the 1994 players' strike, it's not hard to see a band of smaller-market teams blocking this whole proposition, and no, there's no way in hell the players.