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  • Age-old problem: how easy is it for athletes to fake their birthdates?

    The Guardian - 03/16/2021

    Alan Klein, an anthropology professor at Northeastern University in Boston who has written extensively on Dominican baseball, said that the role was born out of MLB’s desire to unearth the country’s deep talent. “Inadvertently, [the league] created the modern buscone,” Klein told the Guardian. 

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