Thursday, October 20th
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), Piano Sonata No. 29 in B-flat major (“Hammerklavier”); Daniel Barenboim (piano), live, Berlin, 2005
baseball: Chicago Cubs
After last night’s 10-2 win (following two shut-out losses) over the Dodgers:
When you try to do less, you’re going to have more success.
—catcher/outfielder Wilson Contreras
I’m not a cleanup hitter. I’m just batting fourth.
—outfielder/infielder Ben Zobrist
Nobody is above the game.