As each of the division champions and wild-card teams are determined, Big League Stew will ask World Series hopefuls to issue a formal acceptance speech and explain why they're the team that will be hoisting The Commissioner's Trophy in late October. Next to bat are the Los Angeles Dodgers, who clinched the NL West on Thursday via second-place Arizona's 12-3 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals.
Mr. Commissioner, Vin, Chairman McCourt, President McCourt, Ambassador Lasorda, General Manager Colletti, V.P. A.G.M. Ng, Manager Torre, Johnny, Ed, Fernando, the Governador, my fellow Golden Staters, Southern Californians, Greater Los Angelenos, Lesser Los Angelenos, Chavez Ravineatfreaks, Dodger Dogs, Disciples of the Big Dodger in the Sky.
Yeah, we're in the car on the Ventura Freeway. Why, did something happen? What's the score of the Diamondbacks game? We don't have Sirius in here -- it's the Voyager -- so we're not sure what's up. Listening to CDs, actually. So, we know the Cardinals had aRead More »from Postseason Bid Acceptance Speech: The Los Angeles Dodgers