Category Archives: Boston Red Sox

The fault lies in their play, but you could also say the stars …….

The fault lies in their play, but you could also say the stars ……. Inasmuch as I love the game of baseball , I have to admit this might be one of the worst seasons on record in recent history. … Continue reading

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A little bit of understanding ………

A little but of understanding … With the end of what can only be described as a truly disappointing postseason finale in the NFL ,where the Seattle Seahawks simply steamrolled their way to victory , with a thoroughly lopsided victory … Continue reading

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On the mound , but only briefly ……

On the mound , but only briefly ………. With baseball’s postseason having come to a successful end , with the Boston Red claiming .their third World Series in the past ten seasons and the club’s eighth overall . The rest … Continue reading

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We’ll start with the sublime and then move on to the ridiculous . Oh sorry we’re talking baseball , so it remains ridiculous

We’ll start with the sublime and then move on to the ridiculous . Oh sorry we’re talking baseball , so it remains ridiculous By Tophatal , 2nd April , 2013 So yesterday , marked the official Opening Day as such … Continue reading

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The pain , the joy and then the ineptitude …..

The pain , the joy and then the ineptitude …..

By Tophatal …

When all else fails, there has to be a sacrificial lamb , and nowhere does that seem to be more reflected than within the field of sports . A team is failing miserably , it is usually the manager who has to bear the burden of that blame , and that is even in light of these overpaid athletes simply not being held accountable for the ineptitude being shown on the field of play.

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It’s Not Baseball If You’re Not Kicking An Opponents’ Ass

It’s Not Baseball If You’re Not Kicking An Opponents’ Ass By tophatal And so the mess in Boston continues, as the Boston Red Sox’s downward spiral into mediocrity goes on unabated . Much of this malaise simply comes from the … Continue reading

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An Ass By Another Means Or Name Is Still Simply An Ass , Come On Down Bobby Valentine ………….

An Ass By Another Means Or Name Is Still Simply An Ass , Come On Down Bobby Valentine …………. By tophatal It’s becoming increasingly clear that all is not well within the Boston Red Sox … organization . The ball-club … Continue reading

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Who’s To Blame And Who Not To Blame …. Better Yet What Do You Do After That ?

Who’s To Blame And Who Not To Blame …. Better Yet What Do You Do After That ? I am delirious at present , having watched the excitement and suspense unfold last night in a number of games that closed … Continue reading

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Pick ‘em At Your Peril ……………..

Pick ‘em At Your Peril ……… Well with the baseball season now climaxing in a schedule of games that may well impact the playoff scenario it is extremely hard to believe that after a 162 game schedule it all now … Continue reading

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Never Too Late To Apologize It’s All In How You Say It ………..

Never Too Late To Apologize It’s All In How You Say It ……….. You can either choose to be part of the news or simply read about but in no way do you want to be seen to be creating … Continue reading

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The Madness of King George …………..

The Madness of King George ……………. Contrary to popular belief baseball’s hierarchy does not possess all of the answers to what ails the game . If anything Bud Selig , the league hierarchy , teams owners and the union have … Continue reading

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They Say You Can’t Take It With You Or Ever Return Home …………

They Say You Can’t Take It With You Or Ever Return Home ………… Week two of the NFL season is now upon us and there are one or two intriguing match-ups . That being said perhaps the game that may … Continue reading

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PSA …… Warning …… Being A Fan of A Team In The AL East Can Cause Serious Damage To Your Health

PSA …… Warning …… Being A Fan of A Team In The AL East Can Cause Serious Damage To Your Health Well as the final month of the season steadily winds down it would appear that the Boston Red Sox … Continue reading

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Thrill , Spills And Whatever Else Befalls The Game of Baseball Down The Stretch ……

Thrill , Spills And Whatever Else Befalls The Game of Baseball Down The Stretch …… It’s now extremely hard what to make of the baseball season and how things seem to playing out . There now seems to be only … Continue reading

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Tick Tock , Tick Tock , Time Is Now Moving Fast In Baseball ……..

Tick Tock , Tick Tock , Time Is Now Moving Fast In Baseball …….. Well it’s that time of the year when the eyes of the sports’ world is now peering on baseball’s showcase event. The 2011 All Star Game … Continue reading

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