That is how I feel about the Sox right now. Who knew a Three Days Grace Song could sum things up perfectly? Three Days Grace has been used to great humor at US Cellular. If you ever paid attention to songs played for when relievers come into games, you might remember that Boone Logan for a while used Three Days Grace as entrance music. He used the song “Animal I Have Become.” Ironic or not, they ALWAYS played the line “somebody wake me from this nightmare” when he came into games. Too many times, it was fitting.
This was hilarious to me when I noticed it as the Sox were usually down a lot of runs. That line fits along with the the current song I’ve been thinking of for this team. The thing about this Sox team right now is that they are beyond frustrating. Making me wonder am I in an alternate universe where a team that looks that it should be amazing on paper is anything but in my reality.
Perhaps it makes me a bad fan, but I’d really like to stop watching and just know the team is out of the race. Unfortunately, they are very much in the race. They stand 5.0 games out of first right now and are going head-to-head against the Cleveland Indians. The Indians are 1/2 game out of first place with the Tigers winning last night. The Tigers are playing the Twins and while rooting for the Sox to continue their dominance over the Indians, there is no-win in hoping for any particular outcome when it comes to the Twins and Tigers. The Twins are right on the heels of the White Sox. The Tigers have sole possession of first place.Â » Continue reading “I. Hate. Everything About You. Why. Do I Love You?”