Wednesday, October 19, 2011

Blue Monday

Check out Chris Jaffe's story focused on today's Dodger anniversary.
Exactly 30 years ago today, Rick Monday helped deliver the pennant to the Los Angeles Dodgers, thanks to a ninth inning home run. Rather appropriately, Monday’s blast came on Monday Oct. 19, 1981 – “Blue Monday,” as it became known. It sure was a blue day for fans of the Expos, whose team lost due to Rick Monday’s shot.
Read more here.
Rick Monday
(Pic Link: flickr Jason Spaceman)

1 comment:

  1. funny, I remember in '81, that weird shortened season, and I was secretly rooting for Expos and Astros, just because I thought that it was cool that they were having their first ever post seasons. That was first time I could ever remember only *half* rooting for LA.


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