The Apex of Human Achievement

I think it was Earl Warren who said that the news pages of a newspaper record man’s failures, while the sports pages record his achievements. I think that’s largely right, although one might add that the news pages especially reflect the failures of Warren’s liberals. But let’s not mix politics with baseball. The 2010 season is on, and already it has given us a great fielding gem by White Sox pitcher Mark Buehrle. Here it is; Paul Konerko is the first baseman: