"Memo to 30-year-old stat geeks combing through Jim Rice's numbers: Get out of the house and look at the sky one time. I know personal contact frightens you, but let go of OPS for a moment and try talking to someone who saw Rice play, or better yet, played against him."
-- Dan Shaughnessy, January 16, 2008.
The title of the news and notes column in which that nugget runs is called "Observations that Can't Wait." I don't know what the hurry was to make that observation -- it's been sitting around for about a decade, collecting dust.
And I'm 34, Dan.