Has Theo been abducted by aliens? Has John Henry had a full frontal lobotomy? Is Larry Lucchino smoking crack? Should I be looking for pods in the basement? What happened to the Red Sox ownership and management that would not limit themselves with long and bloated contracts, opting to sign players to a one or [...]
Archive for November, 2006
With all of the stuff floating around out there, its hard to figure out what could be true and what is not… This whole many thing is getting nuttier than usual–I don’t know what to think. Yes, Manny is abundantly unhappy in Boston, and wants to leave, and with the crazy-assed spending going on in [...]
For my Birthday in March 2004, I was given Johnny Pesky’s new book, Few and Chosen. Collaborated with Phil Pepe, it contains a forward by Yaz, and an Introduction by Ben Affleck (who managed not be an obnoxious idiot). The Eldest Statesmen of the Red Sox, whom I had the pleasure of meeting when I [...]
Wow, that seems so long ago, as does our winning a World Series…Hopefully that will change this year… Hope everyone has a beautiful, peaceful and joyous Thanksgiving…32 Shopping Days until Christmas! I, for one, want Mark Loretta in my stocking..;-) Enjoy your turkey!
Receiving 15 1st Place votes, Justin Morneau was announced as the AL’s MVP Award winner yesterday, beating out the CAPT-ain! for the honor….whoooooo hoooo! Yeah, I know, Big Papi placed 3rd, but the general concensus was that it was his to lose, and the complete and utter collaspe of the Sox led to this conclusion. [...]
In the never ending lust for Julio Lugo–the going price right now is 4 years/$32 million–huh?????? Noooooooooooo!!! Don’t do it! And the worst part of all is they could have had A-Gon for HALF of that–yes, A-Gon bat is lesser, but he is 10 times the defense Lugo is…… Probably the only way this would [...]