This Sporting Life: Baseball (Babylon)
I was hoping for ghosts. I will not get them.
(That's just a writer's selfishness, of course, pulling for a Dodgers-Yankees World Series. No knock on the Phillies, but invoking the long-gone spirits of Ebbets Field and raising Da Bums' metaphorical dead for a Halloween return to New York is the better story -- assuming we even get the Yankees, which remains in doubt at this hour. As it is with all writers at all times, I root for my own self-interest. I root for the better ...
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