Topics

Jackie Robinson
Bud Selig farewell tour stops in Anaheim
Bud Selig farewell tour stops in Anaheim

Bud Selig's victory lap around Major League Baseball paused in Anaheim on Wednesday, where the commissioner addressed a group of Angels employees before meeting with the media. Selig sat behind a table draped with festive red, white and blue bunting and topped with a flower arrangement, which left the news conference feeling something like a celebratory funeral. "I hope it isn't mine," Selig said, jokingly. But as baseball's second-longest-serving commissioner prepares for his January retirement after 22 years on the post, he betrayed few regrets. "Yes it's a tough job. And yes there have been a lot of tough days," he said. "But...

Loading