Usually I balk at the thoughts of having a day without Diamondbacks baseball during the regular season. It is not that I don’t think the players deserve a day off; it is just that it is extremely painful not to have a Diamondbacks game to watch. I feel as though a piece of me is missing and I end up wandering around aimlessly as if I have nothing to do. Oh sure I could be updating Now Hitting and I could even use this time to rearrange the entries on Diary of a Diehard but it’s just not the same as going to a game. I guess the pain of a long off-season is just too difficult to be reminded of this early in the season. Today though was slightly different. I didn’t mind so much that the Diamondbacks had the day off.

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