Final Baseball Post of the Season (Barring Riot)


In 1956 the World Series between the Yankees and the Dodgers was played October 3-10. Today is October 27, it’s 10:45, and Game 5 of the World Series is suspended in its sixth inning in Philadelphia where it is 44 degrees and raining. Runnin’ Scared recommends all pre-WS playoff series be replaced by eight-ball tournaments played by champions chosen by the team managers.

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on October 27, 2008

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