The Boys of Winter

mensjournalcwsMen’s Journal, 2008

Quit sulking and cut the baseball off-season short with a trip to the Caribbean World Series.

For a baseball fan, January is the cruelest month. Halfway between the World Series and Opening Day, that hateful calendar page torments hardball junkies by offering up little beyond the excitement of salary arbitration filings. That’s what makes the Caribbean World Series so uplifting…No, the production values aren’t the same, and most of the players are minor leaguers or obscure journeymen. Whatever. It’s February baseball– and playoff baseball at that.

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