MARKET BALL – Jackie Robinson vs Mookie Betts

“MONEY” TALKS … the “COLOR of MONEY” …

MARKETS “CORRECT”

COMMERCE and COMPETITION …”CORRECTS” CORRUPTION …

“ALL MIXED UP” – BREAKING “POWER” and “SUPREMACY” to CREATE … ESTABLISH “POWER” and PRIVILEGE …

MIXED “CRUELTY” and “COMPASSION” …

CAPITALISM is the ASTOUNDING BELIEF that WICKED MEN … DOING WICKED THINGS … for the COMMON GOOD” – Keynes

The GREAT VIRTUE of a FREE MARKET SYSTEM is that it DOES NOT CARE what COLOR people are; it does not care what their RELIGION is; it ONLY CARES whether they can PRODUCE something you want to buy. It is the MOST EFFECTIVE system we have discovered to enable people who HATE one another to DEAL WITH one another and HELP one another. – Milton Friedman

“GOOD” INTERESTS COUNTER “BAD” INTERESTS … POWER and PRIVILEGE …

NATURE’s “FOOD CHAIN” … and “AGENDAS” (“interests” … HUMAN “STEWARDS” … TERRITORIES … (the “Jungle” and COLONIES & “EMPIRES” (“kingdoms”)

JACKIE ROBINSON was a “RESPONSE” to COUNTER MONOPOLY … to BUILD to “BEAT” MONOPOLY …

“PRODUCTION” TRUMPS “PIGMENT”

“SUCCESS” (altruism) TRUMPS “SKIN” … CORRECTS “SIN” (alienation)

DODGERS vs YANKEES ...

SUPPLY and DEMAND … ENLARGE “TALENT POOL” and LABOR SUPPLY … ALTERNATIVE to “COUNTER” YANKEE “MACHINE” and MONOPOLY …

CHALLENGE YANKEE DOMINANCE … SUPREMACY … INTERESTS

The WHOLE “FOOD CHAIN” … “NATURE” … INVOLVES … “INTERESTS” … ADVANTAGE … DOMINANCE … “SUPREMACY” …

MOOKIE BETTS is ATTEMPT to [re]“ESTABLISH” MONOPOLY, SPORTING MONOPOLY … DOMINANCE … “DYNASTY” …

BIG MONEY “POWER” and “PRIVILEGE” … “REALITY”: “INTERESTS” … ADVANTAGE … DOMINANCE … “SUPREMACY” …

RE-ESTABLISH … MAINTAIN DODGER DOMINANCE … POWER … “PRIVILEGE” … INTERESTS … “ADVANTAGE” …

NOW, YANKEES and DODGERS are BOTH “MONOPOLIES” and “MONSTERS” …

IS BASEBALL … “RACIST”? …

SELFISH “INTERESTS” … the “INVISIBLE HAND” of “FREE MARKETS” … for the “COMMON GOOD” …

ECONOMIST KEYNES SAID CAPITALISM is the STOUNDING BELIEF that DESPICABLE MEN DOING DESPICABLE THINGS WILL RESULT in the “COMMON GOOD”

JACKIE ROBINSON was a “STATEMENT” AGAINST SYSTEMATIC RACISM …

BREAKING a “STATUS QUO” …

“ALL MIXED UP’ … BREAKING MONOPOLY to ESTABLISH MONOPOLY …

MOOKIE BETTS … MAINTAINING the “STATUS QUO” … (Dodger Dominance and Dynasty) … the “RICH GET RICHER”

EXCEPT THAT 10 DIFFERENT TEAMS HAVE WON the LAST 10 World Series … The “POOR” GET “RICH-er” TOO …

BACK to the FUTURE … YANKEE vs DODGER MONOPOLIES TODAY

BATTLE of the MASS-MEDIA MEGALOPOLY MARKETS …

NOT “New York” rivalry … NOW EAST COAST vs WEST COAST … AFTER “EXODUS” and EXPANSION out of New York …

ZERO SUM (‘I win, you lose”) VS “A RISING TIDE RAISES ALL BOATS” …

WHEN ASKED if he was “AWARE” THAT HE WAS ONLY “AFRICAN-AMERICAN” in 2020 World Series … HE SAID NO

THERE were OTHER “BLACKS” … LATIN AMERICAN … NOT CONTINENTAL “AMERICAN” …

WHY ALL the “THIRD WORLD” LATIN AMERICANS “ALLOWED” IN “FIRST WORLD “AMERICAN” MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL?

BASEBALL is a GLOBAL MARKET”

MARKETS “CORRECT” HUMAN POWER “IMBALANCES” and MONOPOLIES …

“COMPETITION” is BEST CURE for “MONOPOLY” … FREE MARKETS …

HUGE MARKET L.A. DODGERS vs SMALL-MARKET TAMPA BAY RAYS …

$220 MILLION PAYROLL (Dodgers) vs $50 MILLION PAYROLL (Tampa) …

JACKIE ROBINSON was “EXPENDABLE” … TRADED to the GIANTS at the END of HIS CAREER … HE REFUSED to PLAY FOR HIS “FRANCHISE” and RETIRED INSTEAD … AFTER BEING “DIS-RESPECTED” …

MOOKIE BETTS is “EXPLOITED” … FOR $245+ MILLION OVER TEN YEARS in EXCHANGE and RETURN FOR HIS “SERVICES” … a FOUNDATION BLOCK to ESTABLISH a DODGER “DYNASTY” …”MONOPOLY” … “POWER” and “PRIVILEGE” …