Baseball is Becoming the New Boxing

I’d love to watch it! If it’s available.

Once upon a time boxing was as big of a sport as any in this country.

A title fight was the equivalent of a Super Bowl today. When Billy Conn fought Joe Louis the Pittsburgh Pirates halted their game in the fifth inning for an hour so the fans could listen to the fight on the public address system at the ballpark.

Sunday Night Football? Here’s your grandfather, the Friday Night Fights.

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