One of my biggest fears is that I will go to sleep the night before Opening Day and somehow sleep all the way through the season waking up the first day of the off-season missing an entire year of baseball. Oh sure someone will come forward and tell me that is impossible, no one could sleep that long. To them I give one example, Sleeping Beauty. I’ve seen enough Disney movies in my life to know it could happen.

Before you start laughing hysterically at my lack of grasp of reality let me give you another example, the 2014 Arizona Diamondbacks. At the conclusion of the game on March 16th against the Milwaukee Brewers the team went to Sky Harbor International Airport where they boarded a Quantas flight to Sydney Australia. The flight is scheduled to arrive around 8 AM in the morning on Tuesday March 18th.


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