Archive for October 9th, 2018

On to the Weekend

11-3 win was nice. How many other times have the Astros scored more than 11 runs in a game in their playoff history?

John Lennon would be 78 today.

Commentary doesn’t understand the hoopla over Taylor Swift. Are folks really surprised she isn’t siding with the haters?

In today’s hard copy, you can find the E-Board’s endorsement of GOP State Rep. Sarah Davis. If you like Rep. Davis, it is a good read. The E-Board also says her Dem opponent is “not ready for political prime time.” Ouch!

When you go to The Yard to check out the playoffs, by the time you get home and turn on the flat screen, the postgame show is over, so you don’t get to watch guys like The Big Hurt, Big Papi and A-Rod say how good the Astros are.

The Astros are a very good team. Make mistakes like Cleveland made yesterday and the Astros will take advantage and destroy you.

I guess we are going to have to work the next four days.

In the ALCS, I’d like to have home field advantage, so I was rooting for the Yankees last night. I will root for them again this evening, but after last night, we will probably be heading to Fenway this weekend.

In Game 5 of the 2004 NLDS, the Astros beat The ATL, 12-3 and in Game 5 of the 2017 World Series of course, the Astros beat the Dodgers in 10, 13-12.

My favorite moment from yesterday’s game was Carlos Correa going deep in the 8th inning. Let’s hope that’s a sign that he’s back.

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