It has been 151 days since the World Series ended

For all of you who said, “Wait ’til next year….”

Next year is here. Welcome to Opening Day 2019.

“You always get a special kick on opening day, no matter how many you go through. You look forward to it like a birthday party when you’re a kid. You think something wonderful is going to happen.” – Joe DiMaggio

“There is no sports event like Opening Day of baseball, the sense of beating back the forces of darkness and the National Football League.”  – George Vecsey

“A home opener is always exciting, no matter if it’s home or on the road.” — Yogi Berra

“Opening Day is like Christmas, except it’s warmer.” — Pete Rose

“There are opening day pitchers, and pitchers who start on opening day.” – Roger Craig

An Opener is not like any other game. There’s that little extra excitement, a faster beating of the heart. … You know that when you win the first one, you can’t lose ’em all.” – Early Wynn