By Kyle Garlett

In 1919, the Boston crimson Sox traded Babe Ruth to the recent York Yankees to finance a Broadway exhibit. In 1968, NBC grew to become off the Jets-Raiders online game with in simple terms seconds left to teach the made-for-TV motion picture Heidi. In 1994, Tonya Harding made up our minds easy methods to win Olympic gold used to be by means of taking away Nancy Kerrigan's kneecap. In all of those events, and lots of, many extra, there's only one query fanatics can ask: What have been they thinking?!

In those pages, sportswriter and fellow fan Kyle Garlett recounts the pinnacle activities mistakes that made you tear out your hair, beat your chest in anguish, and yell on the television until eventually your acquaintances referred to as the police officers. even if it really is boneheaded coaches, idiotic basic managers, or briefly insane gamers, each fan has noticeable his group move from the threshold of victory to overall defeat for no logical cause. no matter if it truly is baseball, soccer, golfing, hockey, or the other game, you will discover what rather occurred in the course of those painful moments and why they ended up the unimaginable approach they did.

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