I love baseball. When I was "little" I wanted to be a baseball player. I never was quite that good, but I still love the game. For all of you other baseball lovers, I've created a little widget that will grab text from ESPN's Scoreboard and display it on your desktop.
Grabs scores from your favorite team
Auto updates scores
Clicking browser link will take you to the original site
After untarring the .tar.gz, edit the mlbkaramba.theme with a text editor. Change the team name (by default, 'NY Yankees'), to your favorite team's name, as copied from http://scores.espn.go.com/mlb/scoreboard (e.g. Baltimore, LA Angels, or San Diego). Leave the quotes (' and ').
http://www.ubuntugeek.com/howto-check-nhl-or-mlb-baseball-scores-from-the-command-line.html for the original idea
http://flickr.com/photos/b-tal/398433721/ for the background image
Everaldo for the browser icon