Eventually you'll get sick of my excuses but let's just say I'm in no condition to be writing and leave it at that.
Biggest Contribution: Jarrod Washburn, +33.2%
Biggest Suckfest: Richie Sexson, -11.4%
Most Important Hit: Lopez double, +12.0%
Most Important Pitch: Morales DP, +11.1%
Total Contribution by Pitcher(s): +51.3%
Total Contribution by Hitters: -15.3%
Just about the two worst months imaginable and the M's are ahead of Anaheim and only 4.5 behind Texas. Something to think about.
Gil Meche and John Lackey tomorrow at 7:05pm PDT. Not much of a billing to live up to, but I'll be there anyway, so be sure to have me in your thoughts. As for tonight, tell those of us who couldn't watch what we missed.