Things You Don’t Want to Be Called

I recently read a news story in which a person involved in a crime was described as “Known to police.”  That is a phrase you absolutely do not ever want to be used to describe you.

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Age of the Home Run

So a couple of days ago, in the second game of the World Series, eight home run were hit between the two teams.  That is an all time record for a World Series game.  I admit that surprised me; they’ve been playing the World Series for over a hundred years and there have been games in the regular season where one team hit eight homers (the Blue Jays once hit ten in a game) so I assumed at some point some World Series game would have been a homerfest, but there it is.  It does NOT surprise me that the record is of recent vintage, though, because there have never been more home runs being hit.

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