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Expanding MLB Playoffs Not the Answer

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If baseball polled fans and asked, "What is the biggest problem with the postseason?" I seriously doubt the majority would respond, "Not enough teams."

If anything, a three-round postseason following a 162-game regular season is too long, particularly in an age of limited attention spans. Expanding the playoffs from eight to 10 teams, even if only through the addition of a one-game, wild-card play-in, would drag out the tournament even longer.

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