There's more that's improbable about Rich Thompson, a 33-year-old rookie outfielder on the Tampa Bay Rays, than the simple fact that he's finally cracked the bigs after over a decade in the minors. Although that's pretty good, for starters.
C.J. Nitkowski started a website right around the start of his baseball career, giving him a legitimate claim as baseball's first blogger. A decade and a half later, he's using that website to document what the end of that career—or maybe not—feels like.