What an incredible story of the impact of perseverance, teamwork, and holding a winning mental mindset! As it developed, the story was told by my answers to Jim McLennan’s questions in the weekly AZ Snake Pit Roundtables.
13 August: With playoff hopes all but gone, what do you want from the last 45 games?
I want the team to figure out what went wrong, and fix it. I want the Diamondbacks to win more than half the remaining games. I want their players to keep their mindsets and keep their culture of winning. And what I want is very similar to what I wanted earlier in the season.