So it’s the small market to the north against the small market to the south

The Cardinals and the Brewers both play in the National League Central, and next week they’ll be playing each other for a spot in the World Series. I’ll watch the games, of course, but they will only remind me–and any other baseball fan who cares to notice–how dismally the Cubs have failed as a franchise.Continue reading “So it’s the small market to the north against the small market to the south”

Process of elimination

On the last night of the regular season, which seems like much longer than eight days ago, we were treated to a sensational night of memorable moments. Perhaps I’m being greedy, but the next thirty-six hours could give us even more moments like this, because three teams will see their seasons end, one way orContinue reading “Process of elimination”