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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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  • Forum Post: The NEW Cardiac Kids

    Posted 07/10/2014 10:08:36 EDT

    Thank you both! I guess marrying 2 greeat women (not at the same time) might have helped (and they both loved baseball!)

  • Forum Post: The NEW Cardiac Kids

    Posted 07/10/2014 07:58:39 EDT

    I've been planning on a 5 minute walk when my 90th BD comes along in December. If these kids (the new cardiac kids) keep this up I'll never make it. By the way the originals (1980 Cleveland Browns) we more »

  • Forum Post: Gamethread 4:00 Thursday White Sox @ Boston

    Posted 07/10/2014 07:34:08 EDT


    I'll be 90 this coming December 11---if I last that long!!!! I have a blood pressure machine, but have no intention of using it.

    Try winning them a little earlier, fellas!

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  • Forum Post: Gamethread 4:00 Thursday White Sox @ Boston

    Posted 07/10/2014 03:15:30 EDT

    The Man simply can't leave a winning lineup alone.

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  • Forum Post: Gamethread 4:00 Thursday White Sox @ Boston

    Posted 07/10/2014 02:33:54 EDT

    In response to crazy-world-of-troybrown's comment:
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    Try Bogaerts in Left, nothing to lose.

    [/QUOTE]
    And everything to gain!

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  • Forum Post: Dave Egan Magazine Article, October 1946

    Posted 07/10/2014 12:44:12 EDT

    Dave Egan was a sportswriter for the Record, and major antagonist for Ted , Yawkey, etc,   http://www.ebay.com/itm/LIBERTY-MAGAZINE-Oct-5-1946-Red-Sox-Ted-Williams-cover-Dave-Egan-/231278383709?pt=Mag more »

  • Forum Post: Not One Spark; TWO sparks

    Posted 07/09/2014 11:06:30 EDT

    In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment: [QUOTE] In response to bosoxmal's comment: [QUOTE] JBJ's unbelievable catch, plus Mookie's double off the wall followed with with a double on a ground ball to more »

  • Forum Post: Not One Spark; TWO sparks

    Posted 07/09/2014 10:32:16 EDT

    JBJ's unbelievable catch, plus Mookie's double off the wall followed with with a double on a ground ball to short Closest thin k I've seen to taht was Billy Werber taking second on a BB. Crosseti and more »

  • Forum Post: I Am Telling You, The Red Sox Will Get Hot

    Posted 07/09/2014 10:27:27 EDT

    In response to razcreation's comment: [QUOTE] The young talent has been promoted and more to come. Other young talented help on the way via a few trades. The core of veterans will stay such as Lester, more »

  • Forum Post: The "Play The Kids" thread....go on record....

    Posted 07/09/2014 06:09:34 EDT

    OK, much better, I like it. Better things to come however, and I would like to see real third baseman, and Bogaerts in LF (where I've been saying all year, that he belongs. As he geys bigger (and he w more »

  • Forum Post: Posting malaise

    Posted 07/09/2014 02:35:00 EDT

    I posted at the very beginning of this season that this team was "apathetic". It was obvious. What I didn't know was how bad an evaluator of baseball talent that John Farrell has shown to be. He's a p more »

  • Forum Post: Where is John Henry in all this?

    Posted 07/09/2014 02:19:20 EDT

    In response to SpacemanEephus' comment: In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment: [QUOTE] In response to VoiceofReason2014's comment: [QUOTE] In response to bosoxmal's comment: [QUOTE] There is, appar more »

  • Forum Post: Where is John Henry in all this?

    Posted 07/09/2014 02:19:03 EDT

    In response to Joebreidey's comment: [QUOTE] In response to bosoxmal's comment: [QUOTE] There is, apparently, no leadership in either the front office or the dugout. Maybe Henry should do a "Steinbren more »

  • Forum Post: Where is John Henry in all this?

    Posted 07/09/2014 12:43:35 EDT

    There is, apparently, no leadership in either the front office or the dugout. Maybe Henry should do a "Steinbrenner" and take over! It's a shame Casey Stengel and Bill McKechnie are not around, but th more »

  • Forum Post: I Just Saw the Lineup; FIRE FARRELL

    Posted 07/09/2014 12:28:58 EDT

    In response to dannycater's comment: [QUOTE] In response to steven11's comment: [QUOTE] In response to bosoxmal's comment: [QUOTE] Get rid of this man, asap. JBJ sits, Drew hits and betts goes where h more »

  • Forum Post: Post your moderator related comments here

    Posted 07/08/2014 06:46:06 EDT


    I have a 1946 magazine with a Dave Egan article re/the 1946 Red Sox and, in particular, Ted Williams and Tom Yawkey. It is extremely rare, Can I post the link on the regular forum?

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  • Forum Post: Gamethread Tueaday White Sox @ Boston

    Posted 07/08/2014 06:31:46 EDT

    In response to billge's comment:
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    Victorino is becoming a joke.

    [/QUOTE]

    So is Farrell, which is much more serious.

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  • Forum Post: I Just Saw the Lineup; FIRE FARRELL

    Posted 07/08/2014 06:13:44 EDT

    Get rid of this man, asap. JBJ sits, Drew hits and betts goes where he doesn't fit. Herrera to SS, Holt to 3rd, Betts to RF and JBJ to CF. It's NOT brain surgery!

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  • Forum Post: I Just Saw the Lineup; FIRE FARRELL

    Posted 07/08/2014 06:13:44 EDT

    Get rid of this man, asap. JBJ sits, Drew hits and betts goes where he doesn't fit. Should be, Herrera to SS, Holt to 3rd, Betts to RF and JBJ to CF. It's NOT brain surgery!

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  • Forum Post: Gamethread Tueaday White Sox @ Boston

    Posted 07/08/2014 06:09:22 EDT

    In response to ADG's comment: [QUOTE] At this point, why put Drew in the lineup against a lefty? JBJ is playing better yet he sits again?  JBJ should be in center, Betts in right and Holt at SS. Inste more »

  • Forum Post: Message to Brock Holt

    Posted 07/08/2014 11:46:40 EDT

    In response to GoUconn13's comment: [QUOTE] In response to bosoxmal's comment: [QUOTE] You're taking too may pitches, kid. Batting lead-off does not mean you ignore pitches you can hammer. Take note o more »

  • Forum Post: Jonathan Herrera Gets Sent Down Because?

    Posted 07/08/2014 11:43:20 EDT

    In response to ADG's comment: [QUOTE] Was there a limit as to how long they could have kept Carp in minors? The next three nights the Red Sox will face three lefthanders meaning the following:   1. Ca more »

  • Forum Post: Jonathan Herrera Gets Sent Down Because?

    Posted 07/08/2014 08:47:07 EDT

    In response to ADG's comment: [QUOTE] Was there a limit as to how long they could have kept Carp in minors? The next three nights the Red Sox will face three lefthanders meaning the following:   1. Ca more »

  • Forum Post: Message to Brock Holt

    Posted 07/07/2014 08:07:48 EDT

    You're taking too may pitches, kid. Batting lead-off does not mean you ignore pitches you can hammer. Take note of your buddy, JBJ, since he learned his lesson. Taking strike one gets you in a hole. T more »

  • Forum Post: Gamethread Monday White Sox @ Boston

    Posted 07/07/2014 06:28:22 EDT

    In response to J-BAY's comment: [QUOTE] #RedSox: Holt RF, Nava LF, Pedroia 2B, Ortiz DH, Napoli 1B, Drew SS, Pierzynski C, Bradley Jr. CF, Bogaerts 3B, Buchholz RHP [/QUOTE] And Bradley is still hitti more »

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