World Series Game Seven: St. Louis 6, Texas 2

One thing:

1. I'm at peace. Not really. But sorta.

I'm gonna get some sleep before I write a little bit about the second of the two most painful days of baseball I may ever experience, two days that close the book on the best season of my life as a sports fan.

Lots on my mind, but rather than make an effort tonight to put it all into a bunch of slapdash words, I'm gonna quietly sports-grieve a little more. I was really looking forward to "No Things," but alas, we never got there - though we couldn't have gotten any closer - and this thing ends with one extra, empty hanger.

Brokenhearted, but far from inconsolable, I am at peace. And there's no organization I'd rather care this much about.

Back in the morning.

 
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Jamey Newberg

Dallas attorney Jamey Newberg has been commenting on Rangers from the big club down through the entire farm system since 1998.

Scott Lucas

Scott Lucas was born in Arlington, Texas, to Richard and Becky Lucas. He lived mostly in Arlington before moving to Austin, where he graduated from The University of Texas. Scott works for Austin Valuation Consultants, Ltd., and has published several boring articles about real estate appraisal and environmental contamination. He makes a swell margarita and refuses to run longer than ten kilometres.

Eleanor Czajka

Eleanor grew up watching the AAA Mudhens in Toledo, Ohio. A loyal Ranger fan since 1979, she works "behind the scenes" at the Newberg Report.

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