The brilliant Joe Posnanski* notes that EVERYONE will be talking about the 2013 baseball Hall of Fame elections: Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Sammy Sosa all become eligible. It will sort out what everyone feels about the steroid era. * I could save a lot of time and effort just by reposting Joe on baseball … Continue reading The Baseball Hall of Fame Inductions Were Boring This Year. Just Wait!
He kicked cancer's ass, he can bust you up without even breaking a sweat!
The roster for Opening Day 2011: Rotation Jon Lester, John Lackey, Clay Buchholz, Josh Beckett, Daisuke Matsuzaka Bullpen Jonathan Papelbon, Daniel Bard, Bobby Jenks, Dan Wheeler, Dennys Reyes, Matt Albers, Tim Wakefield Outfielders Mike Cameron, Carl Crawford, J.D. Drew, Jacoby Ellsbury, Darnell McDonald Infielders Jed Lowrie, Adrian Gonzalez, Dustin Pedroia, Marco Scutaro, Kevin Youkilis. Catchers … Continue reading Ladies And Gentlemen, Your 2011 Boston Red Sox!
Update: San Francisco gets to celebrate as the Giants hold the Rangers at bay to win World Series Willie Mays, 79, watched from home Monday night and told the San Francisco Chronicle he had to leave the room after the last out. "Oh, man, I don't get overly excited about baseball, but looking at these … Continue reading For My Dad: Go Giants!
Hub Fans Bid Kid Adieu Originally uploaded by Phil At Sun Almost my entire lifetime ago, 50 years ago today, Ted Williams played the last game of his 21 year career for the Boston Red Sox. Williams always said he had one goal in life: “All I want out of life is that when I walk … Continue reading 50 Years Ago Today
A great pep talk in the Boston Globe about why the Red Sox still have a chance to make the playoffs. For those of you who hate flipping through the gallery format--here's the 9 reasons: 9. History. Other recent teams have come back from a deeper hole: '09 Twins '08 Phillies '07 Phillies '04 Astros. … Continue reading It Ain’t Over ‘Til It’s Over