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.
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
Countdown to 2009 Season Kick-Off: 160 days
22-55 5th Place 30 games behind
Results: L MIN: 87 DEN: 110
Next Up: Tuesday, Apr. 7, 9:30pm at Los Angeles Clippers
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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