"World series in six! You can't beat a core offense with Wright, Reyes, Beltran, and Bay!"
(Five months later, 17 games back in the NL East, irrational hope still exists)
2) refusing all things rational
3) unreasonable, not reasonable
4) refusing logic, illogical
5) unwilling to see the perfectoin of my logic and desperately clinging to quaint notions or antiquated superstitions that are nullified by the enfoulabilidy of my vastly superior position, absolutely infallible perfection