Originally posted on Metstradamus  |  Last updated 10/2/12
For a meaningless game in a meaningless lime green ballpark, game 161 actually had some intrigue.First off, Adam Greenberg, the man who was hit by a pitch in his only major league plate appearance in 2005, and was brought back thanks to an internet campaign by a filmmaker which convinced an out of the race team to give him a one-day contract. That day was Tuesday, and that team was the Miami Marlins. A team which never comes to my mind when I think "philanthropic". The Marlins doing something nice? Being involved in a feel good baseball story? It confused and saddened me. But then when I realized that this wasn't totally for the good of the game, I heaved a sigh of relief. Adam Greenberg shirt $24.99/jersey $100 Offer available at all retail locations! That's according to Marlins Park scoreboard. — Marc Carig (@MarcCarig) October 2, 2012 Funny how it takes the Mets forever to get certain players' jerseys and shirseys on the shelves, but the Marlins have Adam Greenberg stuff rea...
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