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Monday, September 03, 2001

Boston Globe Online / Sports / Manager may try juggling to bring smiles

Joe Kerrigan better watch himself. Some of my fellow Red Sox fans might try slipping a chainsaw into his oranges juggling routine.

Jim Furtado Posted: September 03, 2001 at 12:10 PM | 2 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Gold Star for Robothal Posted: September 04, 2001 at 08:10 AM (#72292)
The Red Sox are the quintessential dysfunctional organisation. Collectively, the organisation and its fans are like a thousand tugboats tethered to a yacht, all pulling in a different direction. The desire for absolute control of every moment leads to winning some battles that may be more productive to lose which results in losing the war and its spoils. The "new england" mindset has yet to learn that control is achieved once control is relinquished. There are NO "i's" in team but there are too many "I's" in Red Sox Nation. The chip has become a boulder. It may take an avalanche to clear the harbour.

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   2. JimFurtado Posted: September 04, 2001 at 12:07 PM (#72293)
Tony,

I guess you want to make sure your comment won't be missed. Unfortunately, I'm not quite sure what your point is. Could you explain?

Thanks in advance.

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