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Great Moments in sub-headlines: runs = “points” edition

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This is from a few days ago, but Deadspin just found and posted about it and it’s too good not to share. Ladies and gentlemen: the Los Angeles Times:

Dear large-market newspaper, Please familiarize yourself with the language of baseball.Please.…

— Dave Raymond (@daveraymond4) April 7, 2013

Now, I’ve met Mike DiGivovanna before, and I can assure you that he knows that baseball teams score runs, not points. So good going random editor/headline writer/whoever was responsible!