They say that football is a game of inches.
It's not. Football is a game of yards.
Now, baseball ... baseball is a game of inches.
An inch here or there can make a huge difference in the standings, and it can also make a huge difference in the mood of a certain baseball writer who flew 2,000 miles to see his beloved Kansas City Royals play their biggest series in a long, long time.
See, Sunday afternoon the Royals had to win.
OK, so they didn't have to win. ...
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