Archive for the ‘Boston Red Sox’ Category

Heath Bell Does Not Care For Your Coverage, ESPN

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

While you might think I'd use this space to inform you that Jody Gerut's leadoff homerun at Citi Field last night was the first time a ballpark has been greeted with a homerun in the opening at bat, or to blab along about the San Diego Padres being 6-2 right ...

Hold Your Horses, Curt

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

The thing I love about Curt Schilling is that he has lived up to his name better than any ballplayer since Home Run Baker. (I can't speak to how well Zip Zabel lived up to his name). If there's one thing Curt can do even better than pitching, it's shilling. And ...

The Rays’ Success Is Bad For Baseball

Wednesday, October 22nd, 2008

To put it into ultra-simplistic terms, our economy is screwed because people have been spending far too much money. People were given home loans they could not possibly pay back, thus killing several lending giants. A few years ago was the first time in a hell of a long time ...

Goodbye to Our Least Favorite Blowhard

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

Sorry we missed this, but something must be said to the apparently imminent loss of someone whose mouth will likely never stop running. News out of Boston a couple days ago is Curt Schilling may have thrown his last pitch in Major League Baseball. What a goddamn shame. This is a ...

Manny Knows How to Hit Baseballs Like Few Others

Monday, June 2nd, 2008

I'll keep this short because it's old news and everyone already knows Manny Ramirez hit his 500th home run Saturday night in Baltimore. As a matter of fact, he hit is 501st Sunday afternoon. Neat.But allow me to try and put a little perspective on this, if I may. Sure, ...

Jon Lester Proves Once Again the Sports World Revolves Around New England

Tuesday, May 20th, 2008

It makes people around the Midwest sick, but it's pretty hard to complain about an East Coast bias when all the good stuff happens over there.New York Giants. Boston Celtics. New England Patriots. Boston Red Sox. Hockey (they only play that on the East Coast, right?). Clay Buchholz.And now ...

Mo Vaughn: A Stance and a Man Remembered

Monday, April 21st, 2008

Remember as a kid when you were out in the back yard and you did your best to impersonate your favorite baseball player at bat? Mark Grace was my man. But in some of my tee ball photos I clearly had a thing for Julio Franco's stance. Don't ask, I ...