They'll at least be worth watching every fifth day.
They should have saved this abortion of a season for next year, when I'll be too distracted by the World Cup and Wimbledon (which I might actually be attending) to pay any attention to baseball during the dog days.
plus St. Louis and Milwaukee
plus NYC parks and Minnesota
plus PNC Park in Pittsburgh
"Genius is not replicable. Inspiration, though, is contagious, and multiform — and even just to see, close up, power and aggression made vulnerable to beauty is to feel inspired and (in a fleeting, mortal way) reconciled."
--David Foster Wallace, (
) "Roger Federer as Religious Experience"