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Sunday, May 07, 2006

Royals fan sells team loyalty for $278

Boy, this pretty much sums up my lifetime of following baseball. Minus the $278, of course.

I'm trying to become a Phillies fan again, which I was prior to 1980 (actually, prior to the 1980 World Series, which is when I...with the wisdom of a fickle 10-year old...inexplicably switched teams). Now that Matt's almost old enough to attend a baseball game, I even went and bought him a Phillies outfit, hoping that him and I could enjoy following the same team. It's difficult to get into Phillies games again, but I'm trying...


Blogger Darren said...

Y'know, someday they're going to win the World Series, and everyone is going to forget about the Red Sox for a while. :)

5/07/2006 10:14 AM  
Blogger Doobie said...

This team's closer to contracting (having their franchise disbanded) than they are to winning a World Series. Part of me wishes they *would* contract so that I could root for another team with a clear conscience and I could reminisce about the "old" Royals (while conveniently forgetting everything post 1994).

5/07/2006 12:21 PM  

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