Found August 23, 2013 on Padres Public:
It’s August 23rd. As I type this it’s August 22nd but by time you are reading it, it is August 23rd. As a Padres fan, the date is inconsequential. The season, insomuch as “the season” can be defined as having a legitimate shot at making the playoffs, is over. Yesterday Avenging Jack Murphy posted a brilliant piece of writing that was Camus like. About nothing and everything. Such is the mind of a fan whose team is knee deep in the dog days with nothing to play for. It has been difficult to keep my concentration of late as well. I didn’t realize the Padres had a day game on Wednesday until I got into my car to head home from work. Really, at this point I’m just waiting on September 1st for Minor League call-ups and September 21st so I can grab one of those scarves. In a season of extraordinary peaks and valleys we’ve leveled off. This is no way for a baseball fan to feel. That’s what today’s post is about. Because, with the Padres out of it, it’s time to align yourselves with another...
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