Farrell’s biggest mistake was not appealing the final play of the game — Allen Craig never touched home — or, at a minimum, protesting the game.
It seems that the World Series has shrunk and shriveled over the years to the point where it is a folksy little event to all except those associated with the two teams participating.
It feels incongruous and sad put a post-mortem a baseball season with so much life, to go from frantic and fantastic to flat-line in a few frigid hours.
Albert Pujols joined elite World Series company by hitting three home runs in a World Series game. Pujols equaled Babe Ruth and Reggie Jackson in the Cardinals’ 16-7 Game 3 victory over the Rangers.
During one of Jerry’s updates, Craig started reading some of the tweets that are being aimed in Boomer’s direction now that he is on Twitter. Then we hear about the strange experience Matt Holliday had with a moth in St. Louis last night…
In his final outing of the spring, Kyle McClellan allowed one run and three hits over six innings Sunday in a 3-1 victory against the New York Mets.