With only one exception in the past 35 years, early season hype for the home team is nothing less than a cruel joke played on youngsters and gullible locals.
Here's tonight's latest installment . . .
Danny Duffy's ERA was never going to be 0.39 all year long. We all knew that, even if no one wanted to really admit it. It sure has been fun to watch, though. And so, as we all expected, his ERA went up today. All the way to 0.60.