Ten Thoughts: Friday, Feb. 20
1. IT’S TIME TO GET SERIOUS ABOUT MOVING THE SEASON BACK
Before you Texans and Arizonans start rolling your eyes, just hear me out. Baseball is a warm-weather sport (if you’ve ever been to a baseball game, you’ve heard Don Henley singing about the “Boys of Summer.” Not the “Boys of Freakin’ February.”). It’s also the National Pastime, not the California-Arizona-Texas-Louisiana-Florida Pastime. People in the North love baseball—they cram Fenway Park and Yankee Stadium and Wrigley Field and even Northwoods League venues when the weather is actually tolerable.
It’s not even close to tolerable in most of[…]