MLB Demands Cape Cod League’s Lunch Money

The fledgling baseball league called Major League Baseball is trying to squeeze some money out of the juggernaut Cape Cod Baseball League. Oh, wait, it’s the other way around?

Cape Cod League hat

(That’s a mighty fine hat. MLB would like 11 percent of it now, please.)

BOSTONIST found a story in the CAPE COD TIMES about MLB’s attempt to force six CCBL teams that share nicknames with MLB teams to purchase their uniforms and merchandise from MLB-licensed vendors, with the threat of cutting off their annual $100,000 grant. Read more…