Perhaps the worst part of being a sports fan is suffering tough, heartbreaking losses. For Fandom Week, this week’s Point/Counterpoint pits Boston fans against New York fans in a debate about their worst losses.
Hi, I’m Stephanie and I’m a Mets fan. Usually, those words are enough to elicit some sort of pity from whoever I’m talking to. Being a sports fan is all about the payoff, right? It’s all about the reward of emotionally investing yourself in a team and feeling like a part of it all when they succeed.