Best night of baseball ever? Best night of baseball ever.
Even as a Dodger fan, I had something to keep my eyes glued to the TV: Matt Kem(v)p with a legit shot at 40/40. Sure, he didn't make it, but he hit one last blast that put him alone at the top of the NL home run heap.
I normally dislike the Cardinals, but I found myself pulling for them to overtake the Braves. This was mostly due to Rafael Furcal, who I like a lot. The Dodgers traded him to St. Louis so he'd have one more shot with a contender, and it worked out.
That said, I'm throwing my weight behind the Brew Crew.
BOSTON vs OAKLAND The key to this series is all Pedro. If the Sox can get away with Pedro pitching just one game and still win, they're going to be in great shape come next series. The flip side to this is that if the A's actually get to Pedro....