Bobblehead fever forces fans to remain at home
(hopefully they’ll recover in time to collect their swag)
Greg Bishop in the Times writes about crazy bobblehead fever.
Looking at their picture, this may be the worst-looking likeness of Ichiro yet. That’s an old picture on the Times site: here’s the new one.
The Go 2 Guy, who generally doesn’t get much love or links from us, offers a gem today on the subject of low attendance:
“I never thought I’d see the day where there was less than 20,000,” said utility man Willie Bloomquist. “(Tuesday night) was the first time I’ve walked out for a game and gone, ‘Wow.’ It’s a little odd being able to hear conversations with fans.”
“Really?” I wondered. “What did they say?”
“You (expletive) suck, Bloomquist!” Bloomquist said.
That’s not going to be topped this season.