Greenberg unfinished - Babe Ruth's success steered baseball into a time dominated by power hitters. As Ruth aged, he passed the torch to hitters like Hank Greenberg. Greenberg d...
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Friday, January 08, 2010
''That's silly, and that's not the reason,'' said Dave Howard, the Mets' executive vice president for baseball operations. ''It was particularly unpopular as a promotion. We didn't see an increase in ticket sales or interest from sponsors or even from people who already had tickets. It died of its own unpopularity in the early '90s. (Times)