The 200 million dollar Yankees are ahead of the 50 million dollar Pirates, 10-3. Moneyball, indeed.
I am writing this blog from the pressbox. It is so packed with writers, I am sitting in the back with no view of the field, only occasionally looking up at the TV monitors to my left or right.
McCutcheon homered for Pittsburgh. Swisher slightly pulled a hammy. Rivera came in the middle innings to a standing ovation while Enter Sandman blasted through the sound system. He gets credited with the win All is right with the world again as the promise of another season is upon us.
Frank Sinatra sings New York, New York. Whether a Yankee or Pirate fan, its great to see the boys of summer back.