Ican’t believe it’s only my second posting and I’m writing
about sports already.
Well, I’m on my way to the game in a few minutes, so here
I know this is hard to believe, but I may have misheard a
broadcast (or maybe I correctly heard a misleading broadcast) on
L.A. radio yesterday that said Anaheim Mayor Curt Pringle had
lifted his season-long “boycott” of Angels baseball games in time
for today’s opening game of the American League Division Series
against the hated New York Yankees.
Before that rumor goes any further, let me clarify what I
believe to be Pringle’s actual position: The Mayor will host the
Boys and Girls Clubs of Anaheim at today’s game as a charity
event. Pringle has said his choice not to attend
regular-season games was not actually a boycott, as some people
have described it. The Mayor’s choice to attend post-season
games will be considered on a game-by-game basis, with special
consideration given to benefit selected charities.
I feel better knowing all of that, although I had been impressed
by Pringle’s principled stand – You… Read More