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It's a mystery, though, why so many normal fans, the kind who mainly love their team but not...

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It's a mystery, though, why so many normal fans, the kind who mainly love their team but not baseball in the abstract, manage at this time of year to watch the game as it should be watched: With the sinking feeling that everything is about to go wrong for a team they care about. I found the bolded part to be so true.

http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2010/writers/tim_marchman/10/20/fan.interest/index.html