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The Commissioner Swings Away
Steve Wulf
June 22, 1992
Fay Vincent deftly handled a few high, hard ones last week and strengthened his grip on his job
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June 22, 1992

The Commissioner Swings Away

Fay Vincent deftly handled a few high, hard ones last week and strengthened his grip on his job

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Maybe Vincent is the man, after all. He is strongly advising the Cubs to go West in a plan to realign the National League. He is encouraging the superstations to share some of their wealth with the smaller TV markets. Any day now he will announce the conditions under which Yankee owner George Steinbrenner, who had agreed in 1990 to a lifetime ban from the game for having associated with a known gambler, can return to an active role with the team. In other words, he has made it clear to the Boss—and to baseball—who's the boss.

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