Here is the opening to my Saturday column about Bruce Bochy making roster cuts Friday morning. FYI, the Giants and Dodgers didn’t actually get rained out on Friday. The way I saw it, they got hailed out — what a storm here in the Valley of the Sun:

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz.

Bruce Bochy drew a knife on me early Friday morning. We were alone in his office when he whipped out the shiv, he and I staring at the naked blade.

So much led up to that fateful moment of danger that could have changed both our lives.

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