Full disclosure: The hardreading staff normally doesn’t pay attention to Major League baseball until the Fourth of July because, well, the Stanley Cup playoffs.
But we felt it was our duty to point out that the Boston Herald is – less than a dozen games into the season – listing the MLB standings thusly.
Wild Card Games Behind? Before the Boston Public Garden’s swan boats have even hit the water? (That will be this Saturday.)
Get outta town.
By contrast, here’s the Boston Globe’s downright rational standings format.
Earth to Heraldniks: What the hell?