Bart Giamatti Said it Best, 2010 Edition

If you can stand it, here’s the 2009 edition.

manuel.JPGIt breaks your heart.
omar_2010.jpgIt is designed to break your heart.
wright_openingday.pngThe game begins in the spring, when everything else begins again,
dickey.jpgand it blossoms in the summer, filling the afternoons and evenings,
bay.jpgand then as soon as the chill rains come,
krod_arrest.jpgit stops and leaves you to face the fall alone.
20_innings.pngYou count on it, rely on it to buffer the passage of time,
reyes_2010.pngto keep the memory of sunshine and high skies alive,
ollie_2010.jpgand then just when the days are all twilight, when you need it most,
citifield_empty.jpgit stops.