World Series Trophy Headed to Canada

The World Series Trophy will be on display in Halifax, Nova Scotia in January thanks to a The Bluenose Bosox Brotherhood, a Canadian chapter of The Nation. The group will have a private party with the trophy before it is viewed by the general public. Wally the Green Monster will also join the trophy in […]

J.D. Drew Wins TYIB Award For Best Post-Season Play of t

J.D. Drew’s Game 6 grand slam earned him the Post-Season Play of the Year Award. If you combine that with his home run in the back-to-back-to-back-to-back ones against the Yankees you have his entire highlight reel for the year. I admit I have never been a fan of J.D. and have let my opinions on […]

Twins Reporter Rags On Coco’s Defense

Tom Powers of the Pioneer Press had this to say about Coco Crisp today: “Unfortunately, every time I hear names being tossed around, Coco Crisp’s is among them. No thanks. The team needs a better glove than that in center field.” Wow…he gets paid to write about baseball, I guess he has never seen Coco […]

Red Sox in “The Year in Photos”

Time Magazine is out with its annual Year in Images Edition with this Sox Photo as one of the 48 pictures.Sports Illustrated included this photo of Big Papi in their Year in Photos Edition. Fenway West- The Western Home to Red Sox Nation

Jeter Stands Behind Pettitte and Clemens. Hasn’t He Always?

Here’s a shocker. is reporting that Yankee-boy Jeter is defending Andy Pettitte: “Andy knows how I feel about him, and he knows how we feel about him as an organization,” Jeter said. “It took a lot of courage for him to come out and be honest about it. Hopefully he can move on.” Courage? […]

Kapler Leaves Manager Job, Signs with Brew Crew

WBZTV is reporting that Gabe Kapler has signed a deal with the Brewers to play for one year. After spending the last year managing the Greenville Drive, (a Single A farm team for the Sox), Kapler has rekindled the fire to play in the Bigs. Kapler, now 32, signed an $800,000 contract. Fenway West- The […]

Papelbon’s Dog Eats World Series Ball

Red Sox closer Jonathan Papelbon was given the ball from game 4 after he threw the winning pitch but the ball was missing for a while, bringing back memories of the ’04 ball fiasco. Now comes word that Papelbon’s best friend shredded the ball. “He plays with baseballs like they are his toys, he jumped […]

Schilling Calls Out PED Users

Curt Schilling posted a long response to the Mitchell Report today on his blog. As I said earlier he is never short on opinions and he lives up to the hype again. He addresses Canseco, Bonds, and Clemens. Here is his opinion on Clemens which is sure to grab headlines: “From that point on(1997) the […]

Clemens May Be Subpoenaed by Congress

We may get to see how far Roger* is going to go with his denials of steroid use if he has to testify under oath before Congress. So far he has said it is not the right time to talk about the Mitchell Report although he has issued denials through his agent and lawyer. It […]

The Santana Hunt Continues

The Pioneer Press is reporting the Red Sox are still the frontrunners for landing Twins Ace Johan Santana. “Regardless, there’s buzz that the Santana trade could be made within days.” The report states that Boston has not moved from their initial offer of Lester, Coco, Lowrie, and Masterson. The Yankees seem to be looking elsewhere […]

Gagne Might Get Suspended….Brewers Fans Can Only Hope.

According to ESPN’s Buster Olney, Eric Gagne is one of 14 players from the Mitchell Report who may have used performance enhancing drugs recently enough to warrant a 15 game suspension. This doesn’t punish the Brewers, it punishes the teams that play the first 15 games against Milwaukee; no Gagne give-aways. The Brew Crew may […]

Roger* Takes a Page Out Of Bill Clinton’s Book

Deny, deny, deny. That is the Rocket’s plan to get through the Mitchell Report fallout. He released the following statement through his agent today: “I want to state clearly and without qualification: I did not take steroids, human growth hormone or any other banned substances at any time in my baseball career or, in fact, […]

Okajima Wins Setup Man Of the Year Award

MLB fans voted for Hideki Okajimi in the TYIB Setup Man of the Year Award. Oki is the 4th Red Sox player to win a TYIB award, he joins Beckett (Best Starter) Papelbon (Best Closer) and Buchholz (Best Performance) Okajima had a 2.22 ERA and batters only hit .202 against him. Once he developed the […]

The Mitchell Defense

For everyone else on The Mitchell Report I have included this easy fill-in statement so you do not have to consult with your lawyer or pay a high price PR firm. Feel free to distribute among your teammates. I ____________ did use HGH very briefly during the ____________ season while I was recovering from a […]

4 Spring Training Games Are Already Sold Out

The Red Sox have sold out games on March 8 vs. the Marlins , March 11 vs. the Mets, March 14 vs. the O’s and March 15 vs. the Reds. The Sox play a total of 13 home games during spring training before going to Japan. They have already sold 27000 tickets but some still […]

A-Rod Says He’s Sorry But Brings Up Another Lie

Alex Rodriguez was on 60 minutes last night and the following information came out: Rodriguez said he was sitting in his living room watching the World Series when the news broke and had been shocked. “You know, I got white like a ghost,” Rodriguez said. “I just couldn’t believe my eyes. I was under the […]

Donnelly Says He Never Took Steroids…and Elvis Is Still Alive

From the Boston Herald :“In 2004, I was having multiple health issues and was concerned about not getting on the field fast enough. I made a phone call to (former New York Mets clubhouse attendant turned Mitchell informant Kirk Radomski) about a substance called Anavar. Once I learned Anavar was classified as a steroid I […]

Roger* May Want To Pitch Again For Boston

According to Newsday, Roger Clemens’ friends say he will not want to go out on a low note and will try to pitch again for the Red Sox or Angels. The article goes on to say that Boston would be interested in him it the Yankees get Santana. That is where the article if flawed; […]