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Old 08-07-2013, 12:57 PM
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Originally Posted by asindc View Post
It is weak, but Texas and Toronto have larger media markets, Detroit's is about the same as the Sox. There are only three teams in the AL that have had significantly better postseason success under the current playoff structure: Boston (which does not have to share its 6-state media market with any other team), LAAAAA, and NYY. That is, unless you consider three more postseason appearances, including one more AL pennant, with no WS titles (Texas) significantly better.

Sorry no data on Canadian markets but I doubt Toronto is close to Chicago in size.
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