Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Goodbye to 2013
Several unusual events happened this year:
After 51 seasons in the National League, the Houston Astros moved to the American League in 2013. The good news: they improved from 6th place in 2012 to 5th place in 2013. The bad news: that’s because the AL West only has 5 teams. The Astros were in last place both seasons, and actually regressed (51-111 this year, 55-107 last year).
Other 1960s-era folks leaving us in 2013 were: