Found October 20, 2013 on Fox Sports Detroit:
Baseball breaks your heart. "It is designed to break your heart. The game begins in the spring, when everything else begins again, and it blossoms in the summer, filling the afternoons and evenings, and then as soon as the chill rains come, it stops and leaves you to face the fall all alone. "You count on it, rely on it to buffer the passage of time, to keep the memory of sunshine and high skies alive, and then just when the days are all twilight, when you need it most, it stops. - former baseball commissioner Bart Giamatti. Last night, on a cold, dreary October night, baseball did just that to every fan of the Detroit Tigers -- it broke their hearts. Even down 3-2 in the series, the fans had to believe that Max Scherzer and Justin Verlander could save them one more time. Miguel Cabrera was getting healthier, the revamped batting order was working and Prince Fielder had to get going eventually, right? As I drove home from the Michigan-Indiana game, I heard the Tige...
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