About Me: eyemonfirst is a name composed of the old Abbott & Costello "Who's on First ?" skit and part of my last name which is fairly well known in baseball circles. This board has some really great contributors.
Posted 05/20/2014 04:58:55 EDT
Finally !!!! Maybe not a BIG improvement in the team batting average but definitely a big improvement in the left side of the IF. Hopefully Bogaerts can handle third base (probably a lot better than M more »
Posted 04/25/2014 11:47:56 EDT
More than likely the man was born intellectually deficient which was exacerbated by his steroid abuse. If his father was Joe Shmo from Kokomo he wouldn't be getting the press attention he has received more »
Posted 04/14/2014 07:47:52 EDT
Good for you, John. Thus far the whole replay system is a joke.
Posted 04/14/2014 07:41:57 EDT
Lousy pitching except a couple of the starters and the bullpen stalwarts. Lousy offense for the most part. Middlebrooks at third, no Steven Drew at SS, no stars in the OF (well, maybe Sizemore, we' more »
Posted 03/16/2014 12:24:51 EDT
So sorry to find this out. Prayers and best wishes for recovery. Remember, a positive is very important during treatment.
Posted 02/19/2014 12:30:42 EST
I cannot, for the life of me, understand why this man keeps answering questions and making statements about his contract talks. Every time he opens his mouth on this subject he says the same thing th more »
Posted 02/17/2014 11:14:22 EST
Probably not TOO many baseball players are really good at talking off the top of their head. I watched his face as he made that remark, it looked like a throw-way phrase and now that it's been dissec more »
Posted 02/13/2014 02:47:05 EST
Oh Ya? So where ya workin' ? Da corner tavern..."cold beer on tap...ladies invited" ?
Posted 02/13/2014 02:42:58 EST
I happen to have all the ingredients for a side car on hand right now. Think I'll mix one up. It's snowing flakes as big as dinner plates. Enjoy the day. :)
Posted 02/08/2014 02:05:30 EST
Good afternoon 1over, Hugh, beezer, TonyBro, RS5709....truck day, it's a GOOD thing....a milestone towards Spring.....an omen of warmer weather to come....now the countdown to "pool opening day" begi more »
Posted 02/06/2014 07:48:18 EST
Best wishes to curt Schilling, he did a good job for us.
Posted 02/06/2014 07:37:29 EST
Snide remark #1: Red Sox HOF exists only inside Fenway Park so who cares who's in it. It's all about the fan's $$$ anyway. #2: Tina Cervasio was by far the best female NESN reporter covering the more »
Posted 02/06/2014 07:13:24 EST
Having a bit of trouble understanding WHY Russia was chosen as the site in first place. Their overnight, as it were, return to capitalism did not give a country, steeped in the amenities of four or m more »
Posted 10/21/2013 10:00:58 EDT
During the Dodgers/Cards games I was rooting for St. Louis. After reading more history and talking to a few people, I now fear I made a mistake. St; Louis has a very good history against us plus Buc more »
Posted 10/07/2013 08:18:21 EDT
Sometimes people who have been frustrated in their adrenalin charged efforts and so have seen them come to naught, run off at the mouth instead of keeping that little piece of meat between their teeth more »
Posted 10/07/2013 08:01:48 EDT
Obviously Kaufman wrote this article just to stir up a little "Pats lost, Sox haven't played game 3 yet" interest in the sports column. But to his credit he did put in writing a few of the insights we more »
Posted 08/17/2013 06:15:49 EDT
*as we knew it.
Posted 08/17/2013 06:13:49 EDT
Jerry and Don had a unique presentation that was entertaining as well as informative. I can't see Remmy being "lighthearted" and "funny" again, at least not for a long while. As a parent my heart ach more »
Posted 05/11/2013 05:21:41 EDT
Awww....he's not ugly, he's just not good looking. I think he's done though. This surgery sounds pretty debillitating for year. I miss Uncle Atch. He was always there ready to fill in where needed more »
Posted 04/08/2013 11:27:55 EDT
@tooner: Lucchino said today on D & C that we just haven't seen all the good stuff Drew is capable of. Okay, I'll wait. What else can we do. But I hear bottom line talking here.
Posted 04/08/2013 11:24:46 EDT
@jim767: True, he doesn't. He smiles and even speaks to the media.
Posted 04/08/2013 09:33:27 EDT
Got to say it: I prefer Iglesias to Drew for all around effort because I think "Drewness runs in the family". They don't seem to be able to take much in the way of hard physical play. That being sai more »
Posted 04/08/2013 09:24:40 EDT
What Jones said was no big deal, kind of funny really, just trash talking. I suppose, though, if we can't righteously bash the NYY because they're genuinely hurting, we could bash Baltimore. But som more »
Posted 03/23/2013 12:42:16 EDT
What excellent people the Wilforks are. So charitable and generous with their good fortune. They certainly don't need me to stick up for them but I do so anyway.The best thing Johnson could do to sho more »
Posted 03/07/2013 09:47:49 EST
No matter WHO he is thePopeis the most powerful religous leader in the world. No matter WHO he is the President of the Unitd States is the most powerful leader in the world. And to have BOTH of those more »
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