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Comment on: Lowrie%20returning%20to%20compete%20with%20Scutaro
Posted 08/07/2011 08:03:21 EDT
Scutaro and Lowrie are going to compete for job? That's a joke right, Scutaro will win in a walkover as Jed hurts his pinkie or stubbs his toe and is DL until spring training.
Comment on: 'McCourts give fans reasons to have Dodger blues'
Posted 06/30/2011 06:24:29 EDT
Being a Giant fan there can be enough bad things that happen to the Dodgers. A smug arrogant organization that thinks it discovered baseball is getting its comupents.
Comment on: Sox%20need%20to%20make%20the%20right%20move%20with%20Gonzalez
Posted 06/28/2011 05:55:44 EDT
The difference between JD pulling a hamstring and A-Gon doing it, is so obvious that even you should see it. One player is JD the other A-Gon enough said.
Comment on: 'Resilient Phillies have had their fill of problems'
Posted 06/26/2011 01:43:00 EDT
Are you saying that the Yankees would deliberatly keep a healthy Jeter on the sidelines until the can get back to Yankee stadium, which is my view too. I thought the 'captain' was only about team and more »
Comment on: Red%20Sox%20wait%20to%20hear%20on%20Pedroia%20
Posted 06/09/2011 05:21:33 EDT
BaaDaa Bing more »
Comment on: Rivalry, rancor grow in Stanley Cup Final - Christopher Gasper's Blog - Boston sports news - Boston.com
Posted 06/07/2011 12:03:37 EDT
The chippier the better if it does nothing else it slows down the game which favors the Bruins great win last night but it was only one win the Bruins must protect their house then see how confident V more »
Comment on: 'In Stanley Cup Final, power plays play well to the audience'
Posted 06/04/2011 10:15:32 EDT
Sorry Bob not one of your better efforts. The biscuit in the basket that's the best you could do. Stick to baseball and basketball there you have an informed opinion more »
Comment on: Five-on-Five%20from%20Game%201
Posted 06/02/2011 09:50:01 EDT
The Bruins have to win one in Vancouver to get the cup...I hope last night wasn't the game...seems like they let one get away...the goal is to win the cup not to just play for it more »
Comment on: As%20Daisuke%20Matsuzaka%20exits%2C%20what%20options%20do%20the%20Red%20Sox%20have%20to%20replace%20him%3F
Posted 06/02/2011 12:01:09 EDT
Ride wake while he is hot but like water seeking it's level, pitchers especially 44 year old knucleballers will seek their level in wake's case that is a 5+ era need to have options in place for when more »
Comment on: 'Six-man rotation provides new spin'
Posted 06/01/2011 01:09:23 EDT
to blastor138 I'd like to think there is some middle ground I don't want to go back to the days of my youth when star pitchers went in excess of 300 innings but a pitcher of today is cosidered a workh more »
Posted 06/01/2011 11:14:07 EDT
The more we baby them the more they get injured,what ever happened to building arm strength,and you want to give more starts to Wakefield and Aceves at the expense of Lester and Beckett just doesn't m more »
Comment on: 'Take five on comparisons'
Posted 05/30/2011 01:05:42 EDT
Dwayne Wade orchestrated the moves in which James and Bosh ended up in Miami all Reilly had to do was sit back and watch, any credit coming his way is not warrented more »
Comment on: 'Spinning it positively'
Posted 05/28/2011 11:50:47 EDT
In baseball stats over the long haul have a way of even out that is why the surge for Crawford is no surprise at this address and why Aceves is the better pick over Wakefield who's era has nowhere to more »
Comment on: 39%20days%20later%2C%20the%20Red%20Sox%20have%20recovered
Posted 05/26/2011 06:32:35 EDT
just the baseball universe correcting itself...as the sox orbit continues to rise more »
Comment on: Game%2050%3A%20Red%20Sox%20at%20Tigers%20
Posted 05/26/2011 12:05:05 EDT
The arguement for Crawford hitting before Ortiz 1- if he is on first Papi gets more fastballs to hit 2- Papi works the count giving Crawford more pitches to steal on 3-opens up a hole on right side fo more »
Comment on: Manny vs. Gonzo and much more - Touching All the Bases - Boston.com
Posted 05/25/2011 02:59:03 EDT
your mentioning of Kern and his stats sent me down memory lane and Dick Radatz came to mind he pitched 157 innings with 181 strikeouts,which I believe is a record for relievers,in'64 but the effect of more »
Posted 05/25/2011 02:49:50 EDT
Kern was never the same after that year...just as an aside according to his stats on mlb.com he was 88 for 88 in save situations that can't possibly be true...was blown saves counted back in the day? more »
Comment on: Game%2048%3A%20Red%20Sox%20at%20Indians%20
Posted 05/24/2011 04:41:35 EDT
Ok so you don't want Crawford hitting second but please hit him before Varitek if Varitek can reach first and that is a big if he essentially elimanates Crawford's speed. If you flip flop them in the more »
Comment on: 'Does game time really have to be show time?'
Posted 05/22/2011 12:02:41 EDT
talking about Cust and his called third strikes...seems to be happening all over baseball or at least in the games I watch...I've never seen so many called third strikes as I have this year... I know more »
Comment on: Welcome%20back%2C%20Cubbies
Posted 05/20/2011 02:17:53 EDT
Classy Freddie Blaisse one of the true giants of the 20th century more »
Comment on: 'Cubs almost twins'
Posted 05/19/2011 09:43:26 EDT
Dan how could you not mention Lee,don't wake me up until the ninth,Smith and then only in a save situation. The man who made the pre-game nap an art form. more »
Comment on: Remembering an amazing double take - Bob Ryan Boston Globe Sports Blog
Posted 05/19/2011 05:41:11 EDT
Feeling just a little older today...one of my childhood idols passed away RIP Harmon you will be missed...in my youth the Twins at Fenway was must see baseball...wondering before the game just how far more »
Comment on: 'Time is right for teams to ponder the match game'
Posted 05/15/2011 04:19:54 EDT
Thank you for mentioning Harmon Killebrew I use to always go to Fenway for early batting practice when the Twins came to town, you could actually get into the park in those days to watch the visitors more »
Comment on: Semi%20Colon
Posted 05/14/2011 03:18:43 EDT
being an avid Giants fan I would have objected to 5 more years of vintage Koufax more »
Comment on: The%20good%2C%20the%20bad%20and%20the%20expected
Posted 05/13/2011 12:28:02 EDT
I've expected more from Bard giving up the lead a little to often for a set up man think a lot more is expected from him otherwise pretty much agree with list more »
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