Pharmacist Originally east coast, now in Oregon via Arizona. Played semi-pro baseball. Got a letter from Ted Williams when I was a kid...out of the blue.
Forum Post: Sox Retain Guys After They Lose Their Stuff, Don't Retain Guys Who Do
Posted 12/22/2014 06:13:15 EST
It will be interesting to see how Koji does this year and I also hope he does well. What's interesting is that Keith Foulke was not very fast at all and yet got batters out regularly for the longest t more »
Forum Post: Surprise
Posted 12/22/2014 05:58:45 EST
Since Breslow has degrees in biochemistry and molecular biophysics, I would think he'd be good in the clubhouse if for nothing else but intellectual stimulation. He can do more than chew bubble gum an more »
Forum Post: Post your moderator comments here
Posted 12/22/2014 05:42:43 EST
When a political thread is started like the one about a month ago or so, I'm not bashful about adding my thoughts. But, when little political innuendos like "Moveon.Org' and other things are thrown i more »
Forum Post: Dannycater
Posted 12/22/2014 05:21:06 EST
He speaks his mind and is not, by any means, a sycophant(not the poster).
I have no problem with Dannycater.
Posted 12/20/2014 07:22:34 EST
I think both those guys were dead tired at the end of last year.
I think they'll be effective with adequate rest and if not overused....I hope so, anyway.
Forum Post: Breaking: U.S to begin discussions with Cuba on normalizing relations:What does it mean for MLB?
Posted 12/19/2014 03:27:31 EST
In response to -BurritoT's comment: Like Burma, Cambodia, China, Vietnam, and numerous other countries the fact the country will be more open doesn't mean much to the present ruling elite. Castros fri more »
Posted 12/18/2014 04:48:15 EST
TWM, your intentions are very admirable. Unfortunately, you're dealing with people who will never appreciate what we, as free Americans, stand for. They are wired and mired in negativity. Any attemp more »
Forum Post: Red Sox acquire RHP Anthony Varvaro from Atlanta
Posted 12/18/2014 03:37:47 EST
Wasn't it the Braves GM a few years back said that he'd refuse to negotiate with any of Boras's agents? That, in my opinion, is a atep in the right direction...freedom of what the market bears, or no more »
Posted 12/18/2014 03:28:46 EST
In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment: In response to -BurritoT's comment: [QUOTE] In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment: [QUOTE] In response to -BurritoT's comment: [QUOTE] I hope they would re more »
Forum Post: What is Tampa up to?
Posted 12/17/2014 07:27:59 EST
Will Myers, for a while, was lights out. But the last couple of years he looked like Will Middlebrooks at the plate. I don't get it. Maybe it's his first name.
Posted 12/17/2014 05:45:33 EST
In response to moonslav59's comment: Relations with Cuba would be an economic God-send for Cuba. Because of this, we hold a very strong negotiation position. Hence, I propose no diplomatic relationshi more »
Posted 12/17/2014 03:20:46 EST
Relations with Cuba would be an economic God-send for Cuba. Because of this, we hold a very strong negotiation position. Hence, I propose no diplomatic relationship, or allowing Cuba to 'sell' their more »
Forum Post: Hot Stove Rumors/Discussion
Posted 12/17/2014 12:52:01 EST
ur 2worser.....God, I can't write that way even if I try...
Posted 12/16/2014 08:49:30 EST
In response to billge's comment:
Knew ? Who is not smart ?
I'll second that...also, to? too?
Forum Post: Watch Jon Lester's introductory press conference with the Cubs
Posted 12/16/2014 02:36:31 EST
In response to GoUconn13's comment: If he love Pedy as a team mate, would it be more fun to finish his career as a Red Sox member with Pedy just like Jeter did it with Riveria, Pettitte (yes he left, more »
Posted 12/16/2014 03:25:49 EST
Get your minds out of the sand, people. Like Lester himself siaid " it's not all about the money". I'll say for the umpteenth time. It was the relationship between Lester and 'El Presidente' Lucchino more »
Posted 12/15/2014 10:18:31 EST
With Larry Lucchino calling the shots for Boston and the way he treated Lester, there was never any doubt that he was aching to leave.
Forum Post: Cubs finally give up PTBNL in Doubrant trade!
Posted 12/15/2014 10:06:10 EST
In response to Kingface12's comment: In response to sportsbozo1's comment: [QUOTE] The player the Sox will receive for Felix Doubrant is a Single A SS named Marco Hernandez, he hit .270/.315/.351 at H more »
Forum Post: A Realistic View at 2015: Part II
Posted 12/15/2014 05:53:55 EST
I'm sure that there'll be discussion somewhere about making the strike zone electronic where all the umpire does is throw up his arm to designate that his earpiece tells him it's a strike. This, in m more »
Forum Post: Report Card: Ben Cherington
Posted 12/11/2014 10:04:00 EST
I'll bet that NOTHING gets to fruition with the Lucchino stamp. Actually, it was one of the big rifs between him and Epstein. Epstein resigned, then after getting 'more power', he came back. No, more »
Forum Post: Did we just get passed by? No Lester and grabbing at straws?
Posted 12/11/2014 01:21:36 EST
The amount of years and money that Lester got at his age is really a gamble, yet, I really hated to see Lester go. Yes, he's durable, built for longevity, etc., etc., etc. ,but, he is human and prone more »
Forum Post: He's going to Chicago......Told you so!!!!
Posted 12/10/2014 02:00:55 EST
I hope we don't need condoms for our own protection...
Posted 12/10/2014 01:57:56 EST
Why are you laughing?? We're serious!!
Posted 12/10/2014 01:49:55 EST
In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment: In response to ampoule's comment: [QUOTE] If Buritto is leading the march, I'll need boots. I'm also bringing a compass.[/QUOTE] OK...I'll double up on the ch more »
Posted 12/10/2014 01:33:38 EST
If Buritto is leading the march, I'll need boots.
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