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With the trade deadline just about a month away, and the chances of the Brewers going on a 20-game winning streak…unlikely, shall we say…it’s understandable fans are thinking about how different the team might look by August. One name that’s been tossed around quite a bit is Yovani Gallardo.
Colin Bennett at Reviewing the Brew has an amusing “Kill Your Darlings” post on Gallardo as trade bait, the point of which is to “a certain amount of emotional distance” between fans and beloved players who might be on their way out. For a different perspective, here are the rollercoaster of emotions that a fan (like me) might go through if they are more prone to heartbreak.
I fondly recall Yo’s first start…
I remember it like it was six years ago. I had just gotten back into the Brewers after not really following them closely since Molitor left. I re-dedicated myself to watching every game and listening on the radio, but I still didn’t atten