PORTLAND, Ore. ( TheStreet) -- Well, Major League Baseball fans, your brief "national pastime" nightmare is over. The World Series will never again take place in November, and baseball's old guard and broadcast partners couldn't be happier.At least not under Commissioner Bud Selig's watch. He experimented with holding Opening Day on March 31 in 2011 and was instantly repaid when that year's dramatic seven-game World Series between the Texas Rangers and eventual champion St. Louis Cardinals ended on Oct. 28. After a brief return to an early April Opening Day in 2012, which had little impact thanks to the San Francisco Giants making quick work of the Detroit Tigers in that year's championship matchup, the league returned Opening Day to March 31 this year.
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