Long time no see. Me that is.
Just read a blog by
His title “End of the Fellowship” is right on the money. In my eyes, the true baseball magic that our core 4 had all those years is no longer there. Was gone even before postseason began. And I, for one, blame Jeter, Posada and Girardi. There were no sparks, no emotions, no memories. Even Cano was not smiling which is unheard of.
The whole team looked as if they were on Seroquel doing business as usual. I hate that phrase Jeter uses.
Playing in postseason is not “business as usual!” It’s not any other game! I think that philosophy grew old with our shortstop. It’s not a God’s given right for Yankees to play in World Series, it’s an honor and a great accomplishment the team should celebrate! And sometimes it looks that we are forgetting it.
So maybe we need a new Fellowship. Like this: Cano, CC,
A lot of great players are battling for championship rings and it’s time for those who have five give way to younger talent no matter if they are voted an MVP or not.
Because following old Fellowship logic: loosing is unacceptable, winning is normal. Where does it put victory?!!!