There's Nothing Like a 3-6-2-2 Triple Play
In the course of a 162-game schedule, stuff just happens.
The Seattle Mariners know a thing or two about that. Favored to win the American League West, they're seen their entire season become stuff that just happens.
With those factors in mind, here's baseball's version of a movable force meeting a resistable object:
Those bases can be slippery, all right. Someone needs to call OSHA before this becomes an international incident.
There are theories.
- Try the Curse of Tulo; at least, Toronto is repentant.
- There's something in the water -- such as it is -- in Peoria, Arizona. The Padres aren't exactly having a breakout season, either.
Then again, under Plan 9, he's still in the running.