We’re back from our trip to London, mostly over our jet lag (jeeze, eight hours is a big difference, and my response to time change seems to get worse as I age). We had a great time, mostly seeing family and friends and doing a little sightseeing (I highly recommend the Victoria and Albert Museum, especially with kids) and some recreational activities – like punting on the River Cam in Cambridge – one of the stupidest and labor-intensive means of moving a boat I’ve ever experienced!
In the meantime, this not surprising but sad news just in:
MARINERS ALL-TIME LEADER IN GAMES PLAYED TO RETIRE
Edgar Martinez, the Mariners all-time leader in hits, walks,
doubles, runs, RBIs and games played announced today that he
will hang up his spikes at the conclusion of the 2004 season.
“I have decided that this will be my last season,” Martinez
The full story is here.