“There will be some lunatic screaming at you on Sunday nights,” Selig told Torre at the news conference, “and that lunatic will be me.” From the article, Torre Selected by Selig as a Top Lieutenant by Tyler Kepner in today's NYTimes. http://www.nytimes.com/2011/02/27/sports/baseball/27bats.html?ref=sports
Now we know who Billy Joel was looking for when he wrote:
You may be right
Bud may be crazy
But it just might be a lunatic you're looking for...
Could it be Billy had the Bud & the Mets in mind way back when?