The world needs baseball
Jim Caple is happy to get back to baseball now that the World Cup is coming to an end.
The World Cup ends this weekend, which is nice in one respect: We have another four years of peace before hearing that we're morons for not loving soccer.
Don't get me wrong. This isn't another anti-soccer screed. I watch the World Cup. I've stayed up all night to watch past World Cup matches in an African restaurant and an English pub. I boned up for this year's tournament by reading "The Thinking Man's Guide to the World Cup.'' I just finished reading "Among the Thugs,'' Bill Buford's disturbing, ...
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