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About Me: Born Keene, NH, grad. Somerville HS (1942). Service in China and Germany (1943 - 1948). Living in Ft. Myers since 1978. Wife in best nursing home in US (Shady Rest) with Alzheimer's---since 2004. Wanna guess how important the Sox and Celts are to me? First "heroes": Wally Berger and Jimmie Foxx.

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  • Posted 07/29/2014 11:04:57 EDT

    These guys beating up on the Red Sox lately, Gose and Goins came up from Buffalo this year, one having hit .233 there, and the other was hitting .285. Down there in Pawtucket, Mookie Betts is hittting more »

  • Posted 07/29/2014 07:57:06 EDT

    Brock Holt has got into several bad habits, Right now, he's one for twenty-something, and has started taking down the middel, belt high fast balls for called strikes, especially first pitch, Maybe he more »

  • Posted 07/29/2014 05:17:17 EDT

    In response to J-BAY's comment: [QUOTE]   Pete Abraham @PeteAbe  ·  55s Without going into detail Farrell said Felix Doubront was spoken to about his seeming back of effort last night. [/QUOTE] And Ca more »

  • Forum Post: To the older fans

    Posted 07/29/2014 02:52:16 EDT

    In response to dgalehouse's comment: [QUOTE] Folks, with all due respect, you have got to stop being dinosaurs and get with the times. Forget all that you learned about the game of baseball. Things li more »

  • Posted 07/29/2014 09:00:54 EDT

    In response to dgalehouse's comment: [QUOTE] Clay had little or nothing tonight. It is fair to say that he stunk. Okay. The thing that really bothered me was Doubront's performance. I don't care how d more »

  • Forum Post: Early closure

    Posted 07/28/2014 10:41:01 EDT

    Easier to take the end of July than at the end of September. Can we look forward to a general house cleaning? I hope so. I don't mean by throwing out the cat with the dishwater, but I can think of at more »

  • Posted 07/28/2014 10:36:53 EDT

    In response to ADG's comment: [QUOTE] In response to bosoxmal's comment: [QUOTE] Guy can't hit, another guy can't get anybody out; for some reason I can't get myself to hate him. I can hope he's trade more »

  • Posted 07/28/2014 09:38:25 EDT

    Guy can't hit, another guy can't get anybody out; for some reason I can't get myself to hate him. I can hope he's traded, retires, or gets sent to Palookaville, but I'll save my hatreds for people who more »

  • Posted 07/28/2014 02:05:21 EDT

    In response to dannycater's comment: [QUOTE] I've said it before and I'll say it again, if you play a different fielding position every night, you are going to be mentally taxed as a hitter. It's kill more »

  • Posted 07/28/2014 01:59:52 EDT

    In response to CommyContrarianOnTwitter's comment: [QUOTE] POOR GUY no mo, perhaps he's just a mole-Delilah or a Jonah.. karma reaper.. whatever.. tragic watching him on espn last night versus dodgers more »

  • Posted 07/28/2014 01:57:44 EDT

    In response to dannycater's comment: [QUOTE] Yaz was my favorite player probably of all-time, HOF/Great LF. Big Papi is the greatest clutch hitter in Sox history. Draw. [/QUOTE] You guys have short me more »

  • Posted 07/28/2014 01:54:19 EDT

    In response to Bill-806's comment: [QUOTE] No  DEBATE here,  DAD & BILL-806 will take  Carl YAZ all day long !!!  However, I am sure that there are a certain # of our posters that have been blinded by more »

  • Posted 07/27/2014 01:32:26 EDT

    In response to steven11's comment: [QUOTE] Dustin goes nowhere.  I still like Xander but if you get an offer I would send him packing.  [/QUOTE] Have to take long, close, look at several guys now at A more »

  • Posted 07/27/2014 10:59:07 EDT

    In response to Ergoetal's comment: [QUOTE] I don't think they will.   Not sure why -- maybe they can't get anything, or maybe there's an agreement with Boras that we don't know about. Or maybe the FO more »

  • Posted 07/27/2014 10:56:57 EDT

    In response to illinoisredsox's comment: [QUOTE] While they will be gone because somebody has to go, I'm pretty sure they are not preaching taking down the middle fast balls for strike 3 as a philosop more »

  • Posted 07/27/2014 10:50:41 EDT

    In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment: [QUOTE] I blame the batters not being very good hitters. Pedey's trying too hard, Papi's still mashing, and Holt has the right approach at the plate. The rest more »

  • Posted 07/27/2014 10:40:13 EDT

    In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment: [QUOTE] In response to GoUconn13's comment: [QUOTE] In response to bosoxmal's comment: [QUOTE] From the Paw Sox game (Friday, July 25),    first of all, Betts more »

  • Posted 07/26/2014 10:33:43 EDT

    The guy can hit; that should be obvious to everyone.anyone with any sense at all.

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  • Posted 07/26/2014 10:32:39 EDT

    In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment: [QUOTE] In response to GoUconn13's comment: [QUOTE] In response to bosoxmal's comment: [QUOTE] From the Paw Sox game (Friday, July 25),    first of all, Betts more »

  • Posted 07/26/2014 09:18:11 EDT

    I can't remember a game in which the difference between good manager and bad manager was so obvious. Taking Helligson out at at 4 2/3 mark when he had a shutout and a 2-0 lead was an example of "who's more »

  • Posted 07/26/2014 06:49:55 EDT

    In response to MadMc44's comment: [QUOTE] Xander, Betts, Holt,Owens, Ranaudo, Marrero, Wright, Webster, RDLR, Workman, Pedroia, Nap, Ortiz?   Keep in mind the position and how you would replace them. more »

  • Posted 07/26/2014 02:59:12 EDT

    For one LH and one RH pitching prospects

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  • Posted 07/26/2014 02:59:12 EDT

    For one LH and one RH pitching prospects

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  • Posted 07/26/2014 11:25:21 EDT

    From the Paw Sox game (Friday, July 25),   "Betts, who collected two hits in the fourth inning alone, finished 4-for-5 with a walk, a double, two runs scored and one RBI." (As the Paw Sox won their te more »

  • Posted 07/26/2014 11:02:16 EDT

    Right now, Peavy would be very valuable, to a contender, as a middle reliever. He folds like a tent after about 4 innings, and our head honchos did not discover this very obvious, and on going, fact u more »

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