For those interested, I will be dropping by FanGraphs' opening day chat around 4:00 p.m. CDT, presumably to talk about Ryan Dempster's perfect game in progress and Bryan LaHair's multi-home-run day.
Here's the lineup for the Chicago Cubs vs. the Washington Nationals, Game 1:
What's sort of funny about Opening Day this year: Don't we say that the teams all start the season in first place or something to the nature? Well, the Cubs start the season down half a game to the St. Louis Cardinals. Yeah, that's a portent.