A week of sport

Come on Yankees! New York Yankees v Baltimore Orioles, 9 Sept 2015

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A last minute decision based on finding $11 tickets with a free bobble head.

All about the bobble head. Love a freebie.

People were trying to pay me for that wee thing! So I checked how much they’re worth…

On Ebay, the one I got is going for between $20-$70, and if I got a Snoopy, some crazy fool is selling it for $125!

Yankee Stadium 

This was my second time in the stadium, but this time it was a temperature where you can tolerate having a walk around – not getting snow in your face!

Which obviously just meant realising I was peckish after work.

So a giant bucket of chicken sliders and fries was the only way to go!

$20 for 5 sliders and tonnes of fries. And if you paid with MasterCard, a free litre of Pepsi!!

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Clearly for sharing!

The Game 

Baseball itself of course isn’t the most riveting activity to watch.

But I was pleasantly surprised.

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Fair enough I wasn’t paying close attention, because you can kind of get the gist while still looking at what’s going on around you.

But even with that, I still started to understand the process and some of the rules.

Unfortunately Yankees lost, 5-3 to the Orioles. But hey, its the taking part that counts, right?!

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We left half way through the eighth inning to try and beat the rush to the subway (a lot of people had the same idea).

Next? 

Now I’ll think about a Friday free shirt night at the Met’s!

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