Talk about shooting yourself in the leg…
Boston Red Sox
A Boston fan laments this sorry season — but learns from it
As the New York Yankees hang on — barely — to a divisional lead that once seemed clinched, a Bobby Valentine interview adds more drama to Boston’s sorry season
Shortly after Johnny Pesky died on Aug. 13 at 92, a torrent of tributes and remembrances appeared on every Boston news site. Many had a common theme: the time I met Johnny Pesky.
After 14 losing years, even an early-season tease can be awfully nice
Online threads on sports stories can be vile. Robert Sullivan just wants to look away.
One of the many entertaining takeaways from Michael Lewis’s Moneyball was a little nugget of information about the Boston Red Sox’s Kevin Youkilis. He acquired the accurate nickname of the Greek God of Walks due to his propensity …
A Red Sox fan hopes he’s getting Bobby Valentine in his prime
Boston’s new manager questions Derek Jeter’s baseball instincts and applauds a pounding of Alex Rodriguez. Think that will get New York’s attention?
In hiring Bobby Valentine, the Boston Red Sox got themselves a manager with strong tactical mind. But more importantly for the rest of us, the man leading one of baseball’s most high-profile franchises – one coming off a season …
If baseball’s postseason is anything like the last night of the regular season, we’re in for one hell of an October.