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Outside The Confines: A clash of titans

More scandals surround the Mets. The Dodgers and Padres are the new must-watch rivalry.

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MLB: Los Angeles Dodgers at San Diego Padres Orlando Ramirez-USA TODAY Sports

There are days like this when I really don’t feel like showing up for work. Or in this case, whatever it is that I’m doing here. But then I can look back at that Dodgers/Padres series over the weekend and think that everything isn’t terrible. Some things are actually pretty darn cool.

I’m still wondering which of those two teams will announce that they will “Release the Kraken!” first.

This is not what Chico Escuela was talking about when he wrote Bad Stuff ‘Bout The Mets all those years ago, unfortunately.

And tomorrow will be a better day than today, Buster. Let’s get back on track tomorrow.