Good morning to my good friends on Red Sox:On the front burner.
The headline in the spring was eye-popping. Remember Eric Ortiz’s story this spring:
www.nesn.com/2011/01/2011-red-sox-will-challenge-1927-yankees-for-title-of-greatest-team-in-major-league-history.html">2011 Red Sox Will Challenge 1927 Yankees for Title of Greatest Team in Major League History
But here we are on Thursday morning, April 28th, and your Sox have lost 2 straight to the lowly Orioles. And my Yankees are in 1st place. Your lineup has glaring deficiencies. And to think one of the Sox writers wrote a story predicting that this 2011 lineup was as good as the 1927 Yankees Murder’s Row.
Youkilis avg. =.214
Crawford avg. =.156
Varitek avg.= .091
Saltalamacchia avg. =.186
Lacket ERA= 6.35
Doesn’t this want to make you