Coffee and eggs – over easy – rice and beans and flour tortillas is the best way to start a day. A win is the best way to end a doubleheader.
They say doubleheaders are hard to win and easy to lose and you usually split. The Yankees took the usual in the nightcap behind a strong start by Chien-Ming Wang, who was nominated for mayor over breakfast at the Crown Diner.
Ultimately, it was decided that he was far more valuable to this city as a pitcher.
“He always gives us a chance to win,” said Javier between bites of his omelet. “When they give him some runs he locks it down.”
Taking the series today would be a big step for this team. Matt DeSalvo has been very good and the bats are coming alive.
Winning two of three with the occasional sweep will become the usual in the Bronx.