The Phillies have a chance to become the team in the hearts and minds of those in the Philadelphia area.
Gary Sheffield has posted MVP-caliber numbers in three of the past five years and very good ones in the other two.
In Chicago, a fan is taking most of the heat. In Boston, the heat is squarely on the shoulders of Grady Little.
The Cubs fate might have been sealed as soon as they went up three games to one.
The American pastime is inching closer and closer to staging an international tournament.