Premonitions of a Pessimistic OptimistOctober 6, 2011 at 7:13 PM | Posted in Baseball | 1 Comment
Tags: Detroit Tigers, New York Yankees
I await the first pitch of the fifth and last game between the Yankees and the Tigers. I am optimistic but strapped in for failure, doom and recriminations.
On the side of light is that we are home – this is something we fought for all year. We had a better record in a much tougher division. But Detroit finished better than we did – I may look back at this fact with gloom or a shrug of the shoulders.
Ah, we’ve given up two home runs in the first inning. Forget this happiness stuff – all is dark, laughable.
But still, if the Captain gets on ….