Archive for the ‘Boston Red Sox’ Category

Sawx and Yanks Duke It Out for Divine Favor

Monday, April 21st, 2008

It must have been a strange Sunday of conflicting emotions and tested convictions if you are both a Catholic and a Yankee fan.On the one hand, none other than the freakin' Pope himself held Mass from second base before a crowd of nearly 60,000 people at Yankee Stadium. That in ...

Joe Torre Is, Apparently, No Ron Gardenhire

Friday, March 28th, 2008

I just love it when the Wall Street Journal contributes something meaningful to the sports journalism world. It makes me feel warm, fuzzy and conservative. Which in turn makes me feel uncomfortable.Thanks to Baseball Musings, as good a baseball blog as there is, I found this interesting baseball manager grading ...

MLB Rumors: Will Someone Please Do Something?

Wednesday, December 12th, 2007

So it's mid-December and, aside from one mega-deal, not much has happened to change the landscape of Major League Baseball. A-Rod went back to the Yankees, Johan Santana is still with the Twins, Erik Bedard is still in Baltimore and Jake Peavy signed a big extension with San Diego. This ...

Eric Gagne, Difference Maker

Monday, August 13th, 2007

Remember when the Boston Red Sox picked up Eric Gagne at the trade deadline and all the ESPN hacks were saying how they had plugged their only real hole and that he might solidify them as the sure-fire World Series favorite? Gagne was supposed to be the guy who took ...