Baseball: Everybody Up!

There was this baseball fan, see, and one night he had a dream. The New York Mets were leading the National League, and the Los Angeles Angels were on top of the American League. "Crazy," said the fan when he woke up. "Crazy," agreed his psychiatrist, who was also a baseball fan. "But you know what? I had the same dream."

For a few brief moments last week, it was no dream. The Mets, with a record of 11 victories and 7 defeats, led the National League by a half-game, and the Angels (13 wins, 5 losses) clung to a...

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