FANALYTICS: The Story of Tout Wars, Part 2

My Wikipedia page says this:

"Shandler created Tout Wars in 1997 after being fed up with the lack of promotion USA Today gave its annual LABR fantasy baseball experts league."

It is a throwaway line from the Fantasyland book. It is incorrect and glosses over a rather complicated story. I began the story six weeks ago, here. It continues now...

December 1997

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