Phones in the Dugout

Landline phones are disappearing everywhere, but not the kind of phone that carries the manager’s voice to the bullpen. So far (despite an effort by the Chicago Cubs to devise a wireless system about five years ago), a single copper wire remains the only way to go in the rule book. Learn more about this in the October 23rd edition of New York Times.


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