Who would you root for if you were me?

The Struggle is Real…

I was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico and moved to LA at two years old. I moved back to Albuquerque when I was seven.

I grew up watching the Albuquerque Dukes, who at the time were the AAA farm team for the Dodgers.  I saw many Dodger stars go through the city on their way to Los Angeles and even a few who got sent down for rehab.

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My first job was a sports reporter at the CBS affiliate in Albuquerque which of course now had me covering the Dukes.  I interviewed Tommy Lasorta, Darryl Stawberry, Paul Konerko and Billy Ashley to name a few.

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In 2003 I moved to Houston, Texas.  It was easy to fall in love with the Astros and I now had two favorite teams. I even went to the World Series in 2005.

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In January of 2015 I moved back to LA and have been going to games ever since. This year my son and nephew both caught foul balls and the Dodgers are his favorite team.

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Honestly, I’m planning on rooting for both teams, but I’m sure after a few World Series pitches and a couple of innings my heart will pull for one of the teams but I don’t know who that is yet.

Who do you think that team will be?

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5 Responses

  1. You can’t lose…. cheer for both!!

  2. As much as I wish the answer would be the Astros, you have way to much history with the Dogers for them to not come out on top. Don’t worry, l know you still love the Astros and you’ll still be cheering them on.

  3. Astros baby! That’s who you should be cheering for! We miss you here in Houston.

  4. I see it would be hard to pick a favorite, you may be leaning toward LA. I love the Astros. But understand it’s hard for you. Just keep it to yourself. LOL. I know who your little one is for!

  5. Tough choice there Anthony! but…. I know you will be secretly rooting for the Astros! Go Altuve!!

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