6 p.m. — It’s 7-13, so is that a lucky day or an unlucky one? Hard to say, right?
I’m not going to be on Twitter tonight because I follow a lot of baseball-related pages and I don’t want the All-Star game spoiled. I realize I’m in the minority, but I absolutely love the MLB All-Star game. Love everything about it. My favorite one ever was the one in Pittsburgh in 1994 (I think), when Tony Gwynn came around to score on a double by Moises Alou in extra innings.
That was my first year as a Cleveland Indians fan, but I’ve always preferred the National League over the American League. Yes, if Fausto Carmona enters tonight’s game, I want him to strike out everybody he faces. I’ve just always liked the National League brand of baseball. It’s not the lack of a DH or anything like that, I just think the NL teams are more interesting. The Orioles? The A’s? Come on, now. Plus, I spend so much time rooting against the other AL teams that it doesn’t make sense for me to put that aside, even for a night.
But my point was that since I won’t be on Twitter tonight, all the updates from the Wingnuts’ game tonight against Lincoln can and will be found here. The Wingnuts enter on a six-game winning streak and face Lincoln, which is also hot coming into this series. Yes, the Saltdogs are 2-5 and just lost 3 of 4 to Sioux Falls, but beating Sioux Falls even once qualifies as a hot streak since the Pheasants have been tearing through the league for most of the season.
So just keep refreshing this page and the updates will be at the top. Feel free to comment — I always love discussion. Just don’t spoil the All-Star game. And don’t spoil the All-Star game because you think it would be funny since I told you not to. And don’t spoil the All-Star game because you think it would be funny since I told you not to because you think it would be funny. Just don’t. But stick around and talk some Wingnuts baseball if you want.