Day game, National League on grass, sun came out, Strasburg pitching, Harper coming off his first homer, Nats in first, out-of-town guests, good seats, chowed down on a Ben’s Half-Smoke, who can complain about that?
Well, not really, but we did jinx the Nationals and Strasburg yesterday. Walking in to the ballpark, I said to myself, he’s due a bad outing.
Indeed. The Nats' ace proved to be a mere mortal, lasting only four innings, yielding four earned runs.
Oh, well, Harper jacked his second home run and our friends enjoyed themselves. That’ll be the memorable part…