Ben and Sam talk to BP's Rob Mains about what Billy Hamilton's career might have looked like in an earlier era, and whether baseball teams' increasing efficiency has made the sport better or worse as a spectator experience.

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Link to Hamilton piece, part one
Link to Hamilton piece, part two

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Sam, I hope you'll write a piece soon to break the already-broken news. You of all people deserve a valedictory BP article with 143 comments expressing congratulations and happy-sadness.