Just as we all expected in May
A second baseman (Wilson Valdez) won a game as a pitcher. A guy who was 0-for-39-days (Jason Giambi) hit three home runs in a game. A relief pitcher (Vin Mazzaro) gave up 14 runs in one appearance. And the hottest team in baseball (the Diamondbacks) was a team that was more games out of first place after April (6½) than the Nationals.
We don't know anyone who saw any of that coming. So what better excuse to look back at ...
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