We know full well that, for most people, the dream won’t come true. Yet we know full well that, for some people, it will. We want to be able to hang onto the dream for as long as is possible. It’s the existence and preservation of that very dream that gives baseball its soul. When the dream is alive, our fandom’s alive. When our fandom’s alive, this whole investment makes actual sense."
PITCHERS AND CATCHERS.
BASEBALL, YOU GUYS.
Chase them all into the clubhouse
Pretend they’re not ignoring you — they’re just invisible
Party all by yourself because who needs them? Not you!
Ignore Buck Showalter
(GIF Credit: Showalter .gif from NotGraphs, resized)
Hey, you. Did you feel that? That trembling, chaotic shift in the ground underneath your feet? Because that was the All-Star game rosters being released and the Earth groaning and creaking under the immense weight of their importance. Do you want names? Check out all the names under the cut: