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Saturday, August 25, 2012

CBSSportsline:  After proving 2011 collapse no fluke, Red Sox make moves to improve

This is the best thing to happen in Fenway Park since they bleached the restrooms. My goodness. The sooner the Red Sox begin clearing out some of their toxic mess, the better. The team stinks. The sense of entitlement reeks even more. Describe it how you will. Underachievement. Star players in decline. Ownership in decline. Spoiled players run amok. Bobby Valentine. The Curse of Terry Francona.

Ah, Schadenfreude

Srul Itza Posted: August 25, 2012 at 08:48 PM | 4 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. charityslave is thinking about baseball Posted: August 26, 2012 at 11:58 AM (#4218502)
Just like they improved after trading Ruth for cash.
   2. RB in NYC (Now Semi-Retired from BBTF) Posted: August 26, 2012 at 12:04 PM (#4218506)
Just like they improved after trading Ruth for cash.
I loved No, No, Nanette!
   3. charityslave is thinking about baseball Posted: August 26, 2012 at 12:21 PM (#4218529)
Just like they improved after trading Ruth for cash.
I loved No, No, Nanette!


Yes, the sets looked very expensive.
   4. ERROR---Jolly Old St. Nick Posted: August 26, 2012 at 12:31 PM (#4218536)
Ah, Red Sox Nation taking the heat. Christmas in August.

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