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    2012 Olympics to be in London

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    I didn't think NYC had a chance.
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    SINGAPORE(AP) Baseball and softball were dropped Friday from the Olympic program for the 2012 Summer Games in London.

    Each of the 28 existing sports was put to a secret vote by the International Olympic Committee, and baseball and softball failed to receive a majority required to stay on the program. The other 26 sports were retained.

    "I think they've made a big, big mistake," said Tommy Lasorda, the former Dodgers manager who managed the 2000 U.S. team to the gold medal in the 2000 Sydney Games. "Baseball is played by all countries now and softball, too. I think that's really going to hurt the Olympics. I don't want to knock the other sports, but I think this is a big mistake. I am very disappointed.

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    No big suprise about baseball and softball. The networks never televised any of those games in the last Olympics, from what I can remember. I'm sorry to see those go though.
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