Why must baseball be associated with the absolute worse food a human can consume? There is nothing that a fan does during a baseball game to justify the consumption of the calories and fat a typical patron of a major league baseball game consumes. Last week while accompanying my father to his post-stroke physical therapy, the therapy staff offered him a hot dog and chips to celebrate Opening Day of the Detroit Tigers. A hot dog and chips was offered to a Diabetic, hypertensive man with hypercholesterolemia after just having suffered a stroke. When will America stop associating abusive behaviors with fun and relaxation?