Buddy systemone rich smile

Jun 7, 2005 1:00 AM

I don’t know what made me happier — KC sweeping three from the Yanks or Stephen A. Smith taking an F on back to back losers in the Spurs-Suns series. I like the ESPN mouth, so it’s KC.

New coaches and managers often generate early positive results for teams. Emotion is a tool I’ve employed as a lifelong underdog bettor to wind up a winner. For one week, Buddy Bell made a difference. And, that made us a lot of green, for which we are ever grateful.

Expect the Royals to return to their losing ways, but it was fun riding a huge winning dog. Our man Denny has done it for years in the NFL. — Mark Mayer