View Full Version : Marvin Miller R.I.P....
Lip Man 1
11-27-2012, 11:38 AM
Passed away this morning at 95.
Completely changed the game after owners ruled it with an iron fist for 100 years.
11-27-2012, 03:47 PM
Yep, he negotiated the first CBA and then completely earned the vitriol and hatred of the owners by getting the reserve clause ****canned a few years later to bring in modern free agency.
RIP to someone who may have been the most important figure in the game in the past 50 years.
11-27-2012, 04:21 PM
His book "A Whole Different Ballgame" is a must read.
He belongs in the Baseball Hall of Fame. Maybe he will get due recognition now.
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