It's Opening Day!! :-)

Day #128

Thought of the Day:

People ask me what I do in winter when there's no baseball.  I'll tell you what I do.  I stare out the window and wait for spring.
- Rogers Hornsby

Bad Joke of the Day:

What takes longer, running from first base to second, or from second to third?
Second to third, because you have to go through a shortstop.

Random Fact of the Day:

In 1876 the National League began play with eight teams: Philadelphia Athletics, Boston Red Stockings, Chicago White Stockings, Cincinnati Red Stockings, Hartford Dark Blues, Louisville Grays, Mutual of New York, and St. Louis Brown Stockings.
In 2009 the National League has the following sixteen teams: Atlanta Braves, Florida Marlins, New York Mets, Washington Nationals, Philadelphia Phillies, Chicago Cubs, Cincinnati Reds, Houston Astros, Milwaukee Brewers, Pittsburgh Pirates, St. Louis Cardinals, Arizona Diamondbacks, Colorado Rockies, Los Angles Dodgers, San Diego Padres, and San Francisco Giants.

Sports Watches:

Minnesota Twins

It's Opening Day 2009!!

Spring Training Record 19-13  Overall 21-13

Results: W MIN: 7  PIT: 6

Next Up: Monday, Apr. 6, 7:10pm vs Seattle Mariners

Minnesota Vikings

Countdown to 2009 Season Kick-Off: 160 days


Minnesota Timberwolves

22-55  5th Place  30 games behind

Results: L MIN: 87  DEN: 110

Next Up: Tuesday, Apr. 7, 9:30pm at Los Angeles Clippers

Minnesota Wild

37-33-9  83PTS  T-3rd Place  11 points behind 

Results: L MIN: 2  DET: 3

Next Up: Tuesday, Apr. 7, 7:00pm vs Dallas Stars


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