How else to explain what are undoubtedly the greatest MLB magnet schedules of all time? Courtesy of the Padres blog Gaslamp Ball via Yahoo! Sports' Big League Stew, feast your eyes on the 2010 Padres magnet schedules, presented by The Pancake House in El Cajon:
Magnet schedule #1 has the Padres schedule against the panoramic backdrop of St. Louis, complete with the Gateway Arch:
Magnet schedule #2 has the Padres playing at Yankee Stadium, including the Yankees' logo on the field:
Magnet schedule #3 has the Padres playing at the Nationals' former home, RFK Stadium--a stadium that isn't even operational in 2010:
This is almost as embarrassing as Drew McCourt's misprinting of the Dodgers' World Series Championship years on 50,000 fleece blankets. I love it!
Can someone snag some of these collectors items for the Sons, please? In the meantime, I'm going to go start a Padres Magnet Schedule Errors blog and go report that news on that blog.