What Baseball Has Done to Baseball, in 25 words or fewer:
The winner is reader John Fleming, who submitted, “It is really sad seeing one entire side of the infield open while a .188 hitter tries to hit a home run.”
Sad, pathetic, self-destructive, mindless, idiotic, senseless, ludicrous. Take your pick, collect them all, trade ’em with your friends.
The great pity of it all is that this never had to be.
I don't necessarily agree with everything in the article but the bolded is spot on.