Heart Ripped Out – Again

A loyal Mets fan emailed me with the question,

I’m wondering if the Wilpons are part Aztec–we’ve had our collective hearts ripped out of our chests two years running . . .

Not sure how to answer — I’m not much of an historian — so I did a little research and found this ancient Aztec rendition … and there DOES seem to be a resemblance …

Aztec Indian rips heart out of sacrificed human

Joe Janish began MetsToday in 2005 to provide the unique perspective of a high-level player and coach -- he earned NCAA D-1 All-American honors as a catcher and coached several players who went on to play pro ball. As a result his posts often include mechanical evaluations, scout-like analysis, and opinions that go beyond the numbers. Follow Joe's baseball tips on Twitter at @onbaseball and at the On Baseball Google Plus page.
  1. Andrew Vazzano September 29, 2008 at 11:15 am
    Seems about right.
  2. Taylor September 29, 2008 at 11:34 am
    That’s pretty good.