Today is one of those days that I absolutely dread; an off-day during a home stand. They only happen about five times a year which is a very good thing. I am not against the Diamondbacks having a day off; I think everyone deserves a few days off but when they happen during a home stand it just messes me up.

Yesterday the Diamondbacks concluded a three game series with the New York Mets with a getaway afternoon game. There is nothing better than an afternoon of baseball. After so many years; my mind and my body equate those mid-week afternoon games as the end of a home stand.

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