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Contract the A’s and the Rays?

Bud Selig has been thinking about contraction again.

The Oakland Athletics and Tampa Bay Rays have had a hard time making it financially in recent years. A person involved in baseball labor told the New York Post that there had been some conversation in the offices of Major League Baseball of contracting the two teams.

Has no one learned from Minneapolis and the revival of the Twins?  Apparently not.