What else can baseball fans do in January but dream of October? In You May Say I'm a Dreamer, the Outside Corner staff will imagine the route to a World Series in 2012 title for all 30 teams.
"Wait 'til next year..."
It's a refrain that's beaten into your soul as a Cubs fan. Growing up in Chicago's northwest suburbs, it's one that I uttered many times as a child as I watched Kevin Orie boot ground balls, Mel Rojas blow saves, and the likes of Jerome Walton and Dwight Smith never reach their full potential. If you don't know any of those names, I envy you.
Year in, year out, the Friendly Confines turn into a house of horrors more often than not once summer rolls around. Hot prospects like Corey Patterson and Hee Seop Choi wilt in the summer sun, inspiring more groans than cheers as they provide an unpleasant distraction at the world's largest singles' bar. 2011 was no different. Under Mike Quade's direction, a team of overpriced ve...