Thanks for the analysis, Lip. How is it possible to be as competitive as this team was over the entire course of the year - and frankly entertaining to watch, IMO - and still lose fans.
Hell, even when we were taking on water in the last month of the season, we were still in the race!
I don't understand. What do people want to see?
It breaks your heart. It is designed to break your heart. The game begins in the spring, when everything else begins again, and it blossoms in the summer, filling the afternoons and evenings, and then as soon as the chill rains come, it stops and leaves you to face the fall alone. - A. Bartlett Giamatti