* Maybe this is why Truck Day remains important. (Yes, it *is* important. Obsessive, fun/silly, and important.) It is a well-defined marker of the coming season. The entire event happens at one place and at one time. We know the date in advance; there is a clear before and after. After all, *a portion* of the truck cannot leave early.
Two more days to vote for Joy of Sox for Best Red Sox Blog in the New England Sports Blog Awards.
(illustration credit: tim souers at cubby-blue. he does fantastic work, though i'm wary of looking at his 2003 archives ... ... oh man)