From Paul O'Neil's dad, to the World Trade Center, to Joe Torre's colon, the Yankees have always found something to rally around.
Hell, these guys were thinking of ways to pay tribute to the Utah miners trapped under the Earth.
But now that they went ahead and offed Phil Rizzuto, baseball fans are going to have to endure a bunch of glowing tributes to their departed broadcaster. Well, at least until the Angels go ahead and eliminate them from the playoffs.
Not that Seattle is giving up. The Mariners gained a 1/2 game last night, thanks to Richie Sexson's game-winning home run. But one thing Mariners. Now, my team has a Rally Monkey, but having the Mariner Mooose on the field waving a flag is gay.