I tried to keep a little bit of distance from all the Giants mania going around town, just because I don’t like being one of those people who jumps onto bandwagons late in the season. But the bandwagon rolled fast and loose, and it was hard not to get swept up in the excitement.
Children have always pretended to use tools that older folks won’t let them mess around with. It’s only the tools that have changed.
Or at least for the Twins and Heat.
I had totally forgotten that today was to be the “official” launch date for the site until I heard a plug for it on the radio.
It’s spring, people, and I am giddy. Giddy!
A quick note to the Boston Red Sox and to sportswriters everywhere.
It was a busy night in sporting, as baseball and women’s basketball both had important playoff games played. The future of our political landscape also hung in the balance, but that’s nothing compared to five double plays.
Because everyone knows: pod people don’t get any run support.
The Florida Marlins beat New York tonight, 2-0, to win the 2003 World Series.
The Marlins make it really hard to root against them, continually small-balling and gut-checking their way to wins.