Archive | October 2013

World Series almost upon us

Baseball’s “Fall Classic” is only hours away, as the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox prepare to meet at Fenway Park in game 1 of the 2013 World Series. The Sox and Cards, winners of the American League and National League respectively, both won 97 games during the regular season and both teams won their respective league championship series in six games. This suggests that we could be in for a closely fought series. Here in the UK, all of the games will be broadcast live (at the usual unsociable hours) on BT Sport 1, but the TV trailer has been less than inspiring: Read More…

Errors just like grammar used to make

Congratulations to the Boston Red Sox and St. Louis Cardinals on reaching the World Series. They had the best records during the regular season and deserve their success, though I can’t help thinking that the Detroit Tigers lost the ALCS more than the Sox won it. Hopefully it will be a classic World Series with an extra-inning victory in game 7.

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