Friday, April 1, 2011

Jayson Stark is already writing the screenplay

This is precisely I wanted the Astros to win today.

But then an amazing thing happened Friday, on Opening Day in Philadelphia: The Phillies found a way. They pulled a six-hit, three-run, ninth-inning miracle out of their blue caps. A rookie pinch-hitter thumped a walkoff single into the howling breeze.

And somehow, an Opening Day disaster in the making had turned into Phillies 5, Astros 4.