My husband called me at 11:30 AM to gleefully tell me some very upsetting news:

The Chicago Cubs Traded Michael Barrett to the San Diego Padres
This is not funny for two very big reasons: 1) I think he’s a great player and I think the past few weeks have just been a bit of a slump for him and more importantly 2) He is my back-up/fantasy boyfriend and I will no longer be able to watch him play baseball.

So depressing.

At least I got to watch him live at the June 15th game. Here is my ode to Michael Barrett:

Michael Barrett (heavy sigh)…

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