An obsession with sports is time consuming. It leads to mood swings based upon the results of your favorite team’s games, and often leads to the emptying of your wallet due to the purchase of tickets, cable packages, magazine subscriptions, and the like. Through all of this, the mothers and wives in our lives, even if they are not fans themselves, stand by and tolerate it. They stand for our obsession, and in some cases, even foster and encourage it. Today is the day where we tip our Yankees caps to them. Here’s to you, Moms of sports fanatics around the world. This day is for you.
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