Chris Burke, that's who. A 25 year old rookie for the Houston Astros just ended the longest post season game in Major League history, hitting a home run in the bottom of the 18th inning. Crazy.
And the winning pitcher? One, Roger Clemens. Bah! See, I was in a tough position. I wanted Houston to win the series. I mean, they were playing the dreaded (to this Mets fan) Atlanta Braves. But, I wanted Clemens to do poorly. Clemens came in as a pinch hitter (yeah, you heard me) in the 15th inninng, and promptly laid down a fine
Tonight? The Yankees are on the ropes against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (and my disgust with that name is worthy of a whole new blog). And, in case you're worried about who I'm rooting for, then all I have to say is... Let's go Angels!