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Confessions of a simulated mind

You probably play fantasy baseball ... but would you risk missing the birth of your child? You might if you played simulation baseball.

Updated: August 17, 2006, 3:21 PM ET
By Jonah Keri | Special to Page 2

Would you miss the birth of your first-born child because of your fantasy league? Of course not. Neither would Chris Blake.

An avid player of Strat-O-Matic baseball, Blake has participated in all kinds of leagues since childhood. He'll go to great lengths to play his favorite simulation baseball game -- traveling great distances to roll dice and wield fistfuls of player cards, or whiling away hours, even days, on the computer playing Strat online. But Blake draws the line at missing the ...

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