Uncle Merlin embroidered this cap and sent it to us from his shop north of Boston. He thinks he was being cute.
All the Giants fans in this house have been arguing over which one of us would be forced to wear it tonight. Fortunately, we’re having a guest who’s a 49ers fan and he’s still ticked off. So he might agree to put it on.
By the way, we’re fans. But we’re not FANS!
Now, this guy is a FAN!
And, no, that’s not a mistake in the story. The Giants and the Dodgers did play a game at the Polo Grounds on December 7, 1941. The Dodgers won 21 to 7 and didn’t hit a single home run.