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By Marvin Miller

For greater than a century the proprietors of baseball franchises carried out their company like feudal barons, with the gamers within the position of serfs. this case started to switch in 1966, whilst the key League Baseball gamers organization used to be shaped and Marvin Miller, who were leader economist and assistant to the president of the steelworkers' union, grew to become its first govt director. right here he recounts his event in facing membership vendors and his luck in profitable a brand new position for the gamers. He helped nearly finish the procedure that certain an athlete to 1 group perpetually, and thereby raised salaries tremendously. Candid in his tests of the characters excited about this drama, Mr. Miller is still beneficiant in his reviews in regards to the ballplayers who made sacrifices for his or her union.

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