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bosoxmal

MALE, Fort Myers, FL

About Me: Born Keene, NH, grad. Somerville HS (1942). Service in China and Germany (1943 - 1948). Living in Ft. Myers since 1978. Wife was in best nursing home in US (Shady Rest) with Alzheimer's---from April 2004 until recently; the 14th of August 2014. Now spend my time writing. Ex. "Lost in Burma", 52 ballads and poems.

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  • Forum Post: Game-thread Saturday 4:05 Boston @ NY METS

    Posted 08/29/2015 05:19:59 EDT

    Travis Shaw will either have to learn how to lay off the two strike change up, or not get into a 2-strike hole.

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  • Forum Post: Was Schillings comparison valid?

    Posted 08/29/2015 03:38:13 EDT

    If you're going to make any sense commenting on this whole subject, you are going to go right to the core and think "lebensraum." You can do your own googling, but that's the place to start. A BC prof more »

  • Forum Post: Was Schillings comparison valid?

    Posted 08/29/2015 03:21:34 EDT

    In response to slomag's comment: No. In the picture on the right the people being killed are most likely Muslims.  The people leading the attacks against Isis are Muslims.  If Schilling wanted to blam more »

  • Forum Post: Was Schillings comparison valid?

    Posted 08/29/2015 02:29:36 EDT

    Whay was Schilling's point? Or. was he even trying to make one? He has been known for his right-wing views for years. Now I hear even Sarah Palin thinks he's great!

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  • Forum Post: Was Schillings comparison valid?

    Posted 08/29/2015 02:26:22 EDT

    In response to illinoisredsox's comment: Like most historical analogies, there are simlarities between the Nazis and ISIS/al Qaida/radical Islam and there are differences.  Always remember, however, a more »

  • Forum Post: Can We Please Get a Manager?

    Posted 08/29/2015 12:01:37 EDT

    I nominate Big Papi! And, no, this is not a joke. Think about it!

     

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  • Forum Post: Could Big Papi b the Next RS Manager?

    Posted 08/29/2015 09:43:52 EDT

    Why not? Playing manager for one (maybe even two) years. See how he does; make longer term decision at that time. Just because he's big, has a little accent, hits hme runs, is loved by everyone and kn more »

  • Forum Post: Can We Please Get a Manager?

    Posted 08/29/2015 09:33:13 EDT

    In response to MadMc's comment: Perhaps John Farrell is being considered for the GM position in Boston. Maybe TL will return as the manager with essentially the same coaching staff. If that is somethi more »

  • Forum Post: Sox at Mets 8/28/15

    Posted 08/28/2015 11:20:27 EDT

    In response to J-BAY's comment: Pete Abraham ‏@PeteAbe 51s51 seconds ago Tazawa, at 28 pitches, is coming out. 6-4 with the bases loaded for Cespedes. Breslow now to face a righthander Great plannin more »

  • Forum Post: Sox at Mets 8/28/15

    Posted 08/28/2015 11:06:26 EDT

    In response to billge's comment:

    Foxx was a first baseman



    Not a very good one. His stats are warped. He as fine if the ball was somewhere in his reach.

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  • Forum Post: Sox at Mets 8/28/15

    Posted 08/28/2015 11:02:20 EDT

    Somebody has to go. This is impossible to watch every night. Taz stinks; he's all deone and these idiots don't even see it!

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  • Forum Post: Ok, fellow armchair Gms....

    Posted 08/28/2015 03:33:04 EDT

    Price! I think the present group will produce at least three reliable starters next year. Beyond that, oncentrate on gettig 3 to 4 good relief pichers. (rentals) Do not; repeat DO NOT give up either S more »

  • Forum Post: Hanley Ramirez is working at 1B

    Posted 08/27/2015 11:34:11 EDT

    It's easy to forget that Hanley is just 31 years old. He's no hitting because his bat is slow and there has tobe a reason for that. He's a lifetime .300 hitter and he didn't get there not knowing how more »

  • Forum Post: Who says, "play the kids?"

    Posted 08/27/2015 08:16:59 EDT

    They should play their best players That means Ortiz is in, Hanley is part time, plaooned, whatever. Most of the best players are the younger guys. Pedroia is a question mark; esp. for management. But more »

  • Forum Post: Can We Please Get a Manager?

    Posted 08/26/2015 05:22:42 EDT

    In response to carnie's comment: Arnie Beyeler. That's all I'm saying. Mandolin player and reluctant admirer of the New York Yankees Speaking of NY; we have 6 in a row comong up. Wouldn't it be nice t more »

  • Forum Post: Can We Please Get a Manager?

    Posted 08/26/2015 04:04:48 EDT

    In response to dgalehouse's comment: In response to bosoxmal's comment: Farrell will stay with the RS in some capacity. I think that's a given and he is certainly aware that is not going to be as mana more »

  • Forum Post: Can We Please Get a Manager?

    Posted 08/26/2015 03:29:04 EDT

    Farrell will stay with the RS in some capacity. I think that's a given and he is certainly aware that is not going to be as manager. I think he would much rather be aware, and a part, of what's going more »

  • Forum Post: Can We Please Get a Manager?

    Posted 08/26/2015 11:17:50 EDT

    In response to pumpsie-green's comment: In response to bosoxmal's comment: Soon? This year?   bosoxmal Where's the other duplicate thread  Kidding, of course. Farrell will be fired after the season is more »

  • Forum Post: Can We Please Get a Manager?

    Posted 08/26/2015 09:06:15 EDT

    Soon? This year?


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  • Forum Post: Can We Please Get a Manager?

    Posted 08/26/2015 09:06:15 EDT

    Soon? This year?


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  • Forum Post: Pale Hose/Carmines 08/25/15

    Posted 08/25/2015 11:28:28 EDT

    Is the coaching staff treating this like spring training? It seems that way. Guy gives up 12 hits in 6 2/3 innings before they decide maybe it's not his night. Another guy RH hitter is the whole show more »

  • Forum Post: Schilling Tweet/ESPN

    Posted 08/25/2015 06:11:06 EDT

    In response to dannycater's comment: ESPN needs to get off its highhorse. It's okay to report erroneous information during the SalemWitchDeflateGate saga and throw Brady under a bus on many occasions. more »

  • Forum Post: Enough

    Posted 08/25/2015 09:18:30 EDT

    In response to GoUconn13's comment: In response to billge's comment: With The Hanley Stuff  Send Him Home First of all, he scored two runs out of Boston five runs last nite!! Seriously, he is a good h more »

  • Forum Post: Sox (R) at Sox (W) Game Thread

    Posted 08/25/2015 03:07:17 EDT

    In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment: In response to bosoxmal's comment: In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment: Well, looks like we found our closer. Best crack of the night!!! bosoxmal   I was more »

  • Forum Post: Sox (R) at Sox (W) Game Thread

    Posted 08/24/2015 11:32:57 EDT

    In response to BogieAt12oclock's comment:

    Well, looks like we found our closer.



    Best crack of the night!!!

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