Opening Day Open Thread

Opening day is finally here. I’ll be keeping an eye on the Tigers/Yankees this afternoon. It’s supposed to be a little wet and cold in the Bronx but they’re expecting to get the game in.

If you’re wondering, Obama will skip opening day for the Washington Nationals and won’t be throwing out the first pitch. I heard he couldn’t find his Mom Jeans so he decided to cancel.

Since it’s the symbolic start of spring, here’s the late, great Tigers announcer Ernie Harwell on baseball:

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