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MALE, Rochester, NY

About Me: I'm a retired Human Services planner with 3 adult chilren, 6 grandkids. I've been a Red Sox fan for 67 years, supporting them through good and bad. Unfortunately, my wife's a Yankee fan.

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    Posted 07/31/2014 12:42:38 EDT

    The Lester for Cespedes trade w/ the A's is a solid move and it may turn out to be brilliant if the Sox can bring Lester back through free agency in the off-season. In Cespedes, the Sox fill a large h more »

  • Forum Post: Whine List

    Posted 05/10/2014 05:06:09 EDT

    I don't whine about the Sox. But, I do groan when I watch them play.


    "Life is what happens when we're busy making other plans". ---- John Lennon

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  • Forum Post: From Worse To First And Back To Worse?

    Posted 04/23/2014 02:51:18 EDT

    Dejavu? If you recall, the 2004 team struggled for most of the first half of the season. The offense was inconsistent, the defense and the pitching were shaky, and they lost a bunch of one-run games, more »

  • Forum Post: no panic.just the truth.

    Posted 04/15/2014 04:38:10 EDT

  • Forum Post: What's with the Sox hitting?

    Posted 04/11/2014 01:39:15 EDT

    Fans are ready to take the bridge because the Sox are 4-6 after 10 games? Last year, they were 6-4. In the  AL East, no team is over .500. League-wide, four teams are at .500,  four are a few games ov more »

  • Forum Post: Pinch yourself, RED SOX YANK$ tonight ............

    Posted 04/10/2014 05:48:53 EDT

    Will it be the real Clay or Don Knotts on the mound tonight?

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  • Forum Post: Off Topic...GO UCONN!

    Posted 04/07/2014 04:53:26 EDT

    Hate both teams!! Kentucky lucky and UCONN cheats!

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  • Forum Post: Off Topic...GO UCONN!

    Posted 04/07/2014 04:45:46 EDT

    GO IRISH!!!

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  • Forum Post: GAME #7: Sox lineup vs the Rangers

    Posted 04/07/2014 04:42:01 EDT

    In response to slasher9's comment:

    how can papi be in the lineup???  1 thread has him in a cast another has him in a coffin....

    Where did you see that?

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  • Forum Post: Tough Challenge 2014 - Enter only if you dare

    Posted 03/31/2014 01:49:11 EDT

    If Sizemore stays healthy, LOOK OUT!!

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  • Forum Post: No team has Ellsbury as their "#1 priority"

    Posted 11/19/2013 02:48:18 EST

    Bradley's not ready. In fact, he's overated! If Ells stays, Bradley stays in Pawtucket. If Ells goes, Victorino is in Center and, Bradley stays in Pawtucket.

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  • Forum Post: Anti-Boston Sentiment Robs Farrell of Manager of the Year

    Posted 11/14/2013 04:17:26 EST

    So he didn't win MOY and everone is bent out of shape about it. Get over it! I'm sure Farrell isn't losing sleep over it. He's got the Ring.

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  • Forum Post: Borass... The bidding for Jacoby STARTS at 7/$142

    Posted 11/14/2013 02:56:02 EST

    I don't believe the Sox will, for the foreseeable future, go more than four, five tops on any contract. They learned their lesson with C.C. Thanks and goodbye Ells!

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  • Forum Post: World Series Game 5 Thread: Red Sox at Cardinals

    Posted 10/28/2013 11:49:02 EDT

    Amazing! 2 of 3 in St.Louie. Now for some Fenway "Magic". Bring it home on Wed., boys!!



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  • Forum Post: Clay Buchholz has a jippy tummy

    Posted 10/25/2013 03:48:59 EDT

    Buch has become a hypochondriac. He worries to much about his body, when its his mind that's skewed. When I see him on the mound, he brings to mind that jumpy, neurotic character Don Knotts played so more »

  • Forum Post: Farrell pulling a Francona

    Posted 10/25/2013 03:20:35 EDT

    In response to 67redsox's comment: In response to Hfxsoxnut's comment: In response to tvfrank's comment: In response to Joebreidey's comment: Does anyone find it odd that the OP is criticizing not onl more »

  • Forum Post: ALCS Game 2 Thread: Tigers at Red Sox

    Posted 10/14/2013 01:13:56 EDT

    And the "Magic" continues. GO SOX!

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  • Forum Post: Little Big Mouth

    Posted 10/10/2013 12:02:28 EDT

    Pedroia: perrenial .300 hitter, plays his position like a Hoover vacuum, key leader on and off the field. Average ballplayer? Ha! Bingo must hate short people. Life is what happens while were busy mak more »

  • Forum Post: If Ortiz Doesn't Reach 100 RBIs, It's Because ...

    Posted 09/17/2013 03:15:50 EDT

    In response to royf19's comment: In response to pinstripezac35's comment:   plus the fact he missed something like the first 3 weeks of the season one of the most amazing stats  to me is the yr maris more »

  • Forum Post: OLBERMAN: WAS that a ROAST or a TOAST to Mariano by the Sox?..the worse sendoff ever.. very crass and self-promoting!" agree?

    Posted 09/17/2013 03:07:46 EDT

    Mo was so upset about the ceremony that he had a wide grin on his face throughout, signed countless autographs, wrote a "goodbye" message on the Visitors' Bullpen wall, hobnobbed with the fans after t more »

  • Forum Post: Its official: I have started,,,,,,,,,,

    Posted 09/15/2013 11:16:11 EDT

    Being elderly, I have rather impressive beards growing out of my ears. Life is what happens while were busy making other plans.                                                                    John more »

  • Forum Post: Any day now

    Posted 09/09/2013 05:50:39 EDT

    In response to notin's comment: Trading Iglesias also paved the way to get Middlebrooks back into the lineup.  So I can assume you would prefer this team not only be without Peavy, but also Middlebroo more »

  • Forum Post: Who Are Red Sox "Folk" Heroes?

    Posted 09/08/2013 01:56:17 EDT

    Tony Conigliaro, Bill "Spaceman" Lee, Yaz, johnny Peski, Harry "The Golden Greek" Agannis (his life was too Short), Dom DiMaggio. Life is what happens while were busy making other plans.               more »

  • Forum Post: Ellsbury foot injury more than day to day 2nd opinion coming

    Posted 09/07/2013 05:59:47 EDT

    In response to stan17's comment:


    Hopefully it's not a broken bone but if it is next man up.


    Thought MRI was negative.


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  • Forum Post: 100 Wins for this Fabulous Team

    Posted 09/07/2013 05:57:02 EDT

    In response to Torgorox's comment: In response to TheExaminer's comment:   Stephen Id like to see it, but I dont think it will happen. I see more In the 95-98 range. But this NY series is not all wine more »