Replaying the 1981 Season

We’re replaying the 1981 season. Why? Well, after posting about the 1994 baseball strike, I got to thinking about other years of my youth where labor strikes disrupted my passion for baseball. So, baseball’s mid-season strike which divided the season into two halves seemed like an obvious choice. Now, anyone who knows me knows I don’t care for the split-season format. It’s used in the minors and it wouldn’t even be there if I could do anything about it. It’s an invitation for a team to tank after winning the first half, knowing they’re going to the playoffs anyway. In