It is that time of year again

It’s actually past that time of year, it’s almost June, I’m just a little behind but once again committed to blogging!

~~ Yankees 5, Astros 3 ~~

The Yankees are in second place, 2 games behind the Red Sox. For about 2 seconds they were in first place. However this is how I like my season, the two teams that are supposed to be in first and second are in first and second. The third place team Toronto, is wayyyyy back there. It is baseball, a sport where anything can happen and it is a very long season.

This post is just to get me back in the swing of things. I don’t have a commentary or even an opinion of the game. It is just good to sit here tap tap tapping away and putting my thought out into cyber space again and …. blog post did not save …. CURSE YOU SPECTRUM! Wifi has crapped out again. This happens with disturbing frequency since Spectrum took over. I am not the only one who says it. Fortunately, I was able to copy and paste this into word so I will be able to post when Spectrum gets its fucking act together.

If you want to read some recaps from writers who actually get paid to write about sports I’m sure you know where to find them. Some of the titles are: Severino’s inspiring start lifts Yanks to series win
Sanchez picks good time to end hitless stretch – Bryan Hoch

~~ Questo è tutto, dice la principessa ~~ 😛

Game 52 ~ Wednesday 30 May 2018
Yankees 35 – 17(0.673)


Enough with the losing

~~Red Sox 5, Yankees 4~~

Yes I know it’s just May and I should just chill, this is not the first time the Yankees have had a rough patch. I just hate seeing them lose. My boys just get such sad little faces. And I keep telling Mark, you need to hit a home run so I can give your charity some more money!

However unlike those bandwagon fair-weather a**hole fans on, I am not putting away my Yankee hats, being a fan means supporting your team through good and bad. The people who are embarrassed to be seen in a Yankee hat just because the team has lost a few and is playing poorly are not real fans and should be banned from every buying anything with the Yankee logo.

Climbing off my soapbox, I just got an e-mail from MLB blogs saying they are converting thousands of Major League Baseball fans’ MLBlogs from Movable Type to WordPress! So now I have to decide if I should go back to that blog, or stay with this blog. One reason I would go back was because I was having trouble navigating the site, but if it’s WordPress, I am familiar with WordPress now, and I will probably be able to transfer all these blog post there. A reason to stay is I have built up a following here, while I never had much traffic when the blog was in MLB blogs. I will have to decide Monday, that is when the new blogs go “live”.

~~ Questo è tutto, dice la principessa ~~ 😛

2010 in review

The stats helper monkeys at mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health:

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A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by your stats.

A Boeing 747-400 passenger jet can hold 416 passengers. This blog was viewed about 1,500 times in 2010. That’s about 4 full 747s.

In 2010, there were 189 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 216 posts. There were 56 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 21mb. That’s about 1 pictures per week.

The busiest day of the year was July 30th with 36 views. The most popular post that day was 7/7 NY Yankees 6 @ Oakland Athletics 2 ~ Sleepyhead.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were,, http:///,, and

Some visitors came searching, mostly for bella foxx, zales fan marquee, leigh teixeira, leigh teixeira baby, and giants players wives.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.


7/7 NY Yankees 6 @ Oakland Athletics 2 ~ Sleepyhead July 2010


7/11 NY Yankees @ Seattle Mariners, 4:10P ~ Put down the Starbucks, and step up to the plate July 2010


6/25 NY Yankees 2 @ L.A. Dodgers 1 ~ Opening of the Series June 2010


6/23 NY Yankees 6 @ Arizona Diamondbacks 5 ~ More proof that Mariano is …. well, Mariano June 2010


6/29 NY Yankees 4 vs Seattle Mariners 7 ~ At least Nick loves me June 2010
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