* Pedro Martinez may be the enemy, but I do think he's a fascinating guy. Read my Faster Times piece, which talks about why he's threatening - again - to strip to prove himself.
* And count me as against any "Chase Utley for MVP" boomlet. I don't think anybody deserves that award if his team loses.
* Let's hope the crowd is louder tonight. At any rate, it will be more expensive - FanSnap.com said it's the hottest event of the year, with tickets averaging over $1000 on the secondary market!