Miscellaneous newsToday I noticed that you can browse job openings within the D.C. Baseball organization online here. I'm sure if my co-workers are reading this, they're officially frightened.
Also, many proposed amendments to the most current stadium legislation were defeated today. The only one that passed would prevent baseball officials from having veto rights over some aspects of stadium design and construction. The new legislation was introduced yesterday, and added a $450M community investment package. It also raises the threshold that makes businesses eligible for the special tax, setting it at $4M annual revenue (up from $3M). The Post reports that this exempts a few hundred companies.
Finally, MLB.com reports a rumor that Bowden has made a multi-year offer to Batista, who apparently enjoyed this area when he played with the Orioles, and would like to relocate here.