The day has finally arrived and at the end of it one set of fans
will be exuberant that the team they support is a game up and the other set of
fans will be a little despondent at the team they are cheering for is a game
The NLCS has the capacity to go 7 games, since it is the best of
7. The first game is as important as the rest, some say more, something to do
with the psychological advantage.
Friday it seems the New York Yankees gained the advantage over
the Rangers as the Texas bullpen had a total meltdown, they collapsed visibly in
front of thousands of fans in Arlington and millions around the world watching
via the (TBS) Total Bullcrap Specialists television broadcast. They resume the
ALCS in Texas this Saturday afternoon at 4 PM ET.
The media has had a field day hyping up the Halladay v. Lincecum
battle of the Cy Young’s. The constant back and forth of which was better the
no-hitter or the 2 hit shut out, all that really doesn’t matter now, it’s all
about the game at hand, it’s all about performing when the game is on.
As a brief preview here’s some of the Giants players we may
expect to see during this series….
….and it’s not even Halloween yet.
As for the Phillies….
….still not halloween. I just hope the media haven’t hyped
this match-up to a point where it produces more than baseball.