Ortiz’ enshrinement in Cooperstown is borderline as of now.
Counting prospects before they hatch, discounting “best shape of their lives,” wondering if Mike Napoli will be an elite defender, and suggesting that it was intangibles that brought you 2004…Nick Cafardo do what he do!
An attempt to re-visit the true meaning of “wins above replacement.”
To ward off the cold winter, five underrated moments from the Red Sox magical 2004 World Series run.
It’s done! Rejoice! Party! Do happy stuff!
Oops, just knocked over a salt shaker. Better clean it up…
photo © 2006 Scott Miller | more info (via: Wylio) Tim Wakefield is a man of perseverance and charity. He is the longest-tenured Red Sox by far (since 1995) and has always been a soldier for the olde towne team. He’s been nominated for the Roberto Clemente Award eight times and won it once. He’s [...]
Boston Red Sox (79-64) @ Seattle Mariners (55-88) Jon Lester (16-8, 3.26) @ Doug Fister (5-11, 3.84) 10:10 PM EDT | Safeco Field (Seattle, Wash.) TV: NESN RADIO: WEEI 850, SBN 1150 GAME NOTES: After narrowly avoiding the sweep by the Oakland A’s, Jon Lester and the Boston Red Sox will head north [...]
I know SOME of you are still hanging on to that last thread of hope, daydreaming of an epic September run that rouses up a David vs. Goliath battle where Tampa and New York collapse under the forces of Darnell McDonald and Jed Lowrie. Someone out there still thinks that John Lackey is going to [...]