Friday, April 1, 2011
Day Two Semi Sort of Live Blog of the First Radio Broadcast
The radio open, at least for today is customized to the lineup, thus rendering it even longer, if that's possible. Actually, somebody screwed up, since JD Drew was in the open, but Cameron is in right field.
Joe tells us it's 80 and sunny. I have a foot of snow in my driveway. Baseball, as A.B. Giamatti is oft quoted, is cruel. No more so than on the April day in NE.
[update] 4:06 pm
How crazy is this lineup?
[update] 4:09 pm
Although it happened on weekends last year, O'Brien actually started the call of the game as Joe C introduced him. tick tock Joe C
[update] 4:12 pm
Rangers' OF drops a fly ball, Ellsbury on second. Maybe they will go 162-0, after all.
[update] 4:17 pm
It took eight minutes for the following phrases to be uttered:
"keep that line moving"
"the error came back to haunt them"
[update] 4:23 pm
First veiled slam of Jeter occurs