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About Me: After ignoring MLB for about 20 years, I got hooked again on the '03 Sox and have a big fan ever since. I suffered as a fan of the expansion Senators as a kid, but rooted for the Sox back then also...but NEVER the Yankees. I also love the dead ball era and its rich history.

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  • Comment on: As Red Sox sink, what of the manager? - Extra Bases - Red Sox blog

    Posted 09/03/2012 07:11:24 EDT

    It is naive to suggest that a manager's style has no or little influence on the players.  Have you ever worked for a bad manager, whether their style or level of competence?  That makes the workplace more »

  • Comment on: 'Red Sox providing riveting drama at Fenway theater'

    Posted 10/16/2011 06:22:10 EDT

    One of Shaughnessy's better columns, especially the last paragraph. Enough bloodletting. They can start to turn the corner on this when Cherington (presumably) is in place. I do question whether Lacke more »

  • Comment on: Idiots for dummies - Boston Sports Blog -

    Posted 08/25/2010 05:05:11 EDT

    Wilbur is far more spot on than Shaughnessy, who characterizes fans who booed Damon as more or less a minority of boorish misfits, and emphasizes Damon's near HOF talent. First of all, much of that ta more »

  • Comment on: 'Finally, McGwire in the cleanup spot'

    Posted 01/14/2010 04:12:55 EST

    The tear-jerking, God-invoking character that McGwire is staging with careful control from his PR handlers is nauseating. Interesting how "God" has so much time for celebrities but apparently not for more »

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