Some of MLB’s worst teams had something to play for Sunday

Some of MLB’s worst teams had something to play for Sunday
September 29, 2013, 10:30 pm
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With the new collective bargaining agreement came a new incentive for teams to play poorly: locking up a protected first round draft pick. In the old CBA, the first 15 first-round picks were protected. In the new one, only ten are protected. If a team with a protected pick signs a free agent who received…