These are the saddest of possible words: "Tinker to Evers to Chance." Trio of bear cubs, and fleeter than birds, Tinker and Evers and Chance. Ruthlessly pricking our gonfalon bubble, Making a Giant hit into a double- Words that are heavy with nothing but trouble: "Tinker to Evers to Chance."
Jeff Hardy winning the European title was anticlimactic because it seemed like a crappy consolation prize. It would be like Barry Bonds coming short of the Home Run record last year, but going to the minor leagues and setting a record there.