The 1981 baseball strike comes to Rochester. When Dave Winfield made 1.3 million a year!

Now that the short but tense World Series is over, I miss baseball. During our lull before springtime, we can look back to a time when baseball was especially missed: the 48 day work stoppage in summer 1981. Earlier, in 1972, a strike cancelled the first 13 days of the season. Later, in the 232 day lockout from August 1994 – April 1995, … Continue reading The 1981 baseball strike comes to Rochester. When Dave Winfield made 1.3 million a year!