They made that number two per league city in 1961.
"And it should be a major league city for years to come."
They will visit 8 of the other 11 league cities.
"Charlotte has always been a major league city and now the world is going to know it."
The only significant change since then happened in 1961, when the number of voters was lowered to two per league city.
No other major league city can boast of three active members.
The plan also includes minor league cities, and even some of them have been cool.
Especially in the major league cities where thousands of jobs depend on the teams and the games.
Seattle had been mentioned several times as a prospective major league city.
"Thanks for making us a major league city," shouted one fan.