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Full Count » Josh Beckett: Happy in Boston, Red Sox’ clubhouse ‘the exact opposite’ of dysfunctional

The Josh Beckett interview.

Jim Furtado Posted: August 07, 2012 at 03:20 PM | 21 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
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   1. Benji Gil Gamesh VII - The Opt-Out Awakens Posted: August 07, 2012 at 03:45 PM (#4202530)
"...I don’t have time to pay attention to what Joe [expletive] is writing."
Really? You can't say "Joe Blow"?
   2. ellsbury my heart at wounded knee Posted: August 07, 2012 at 04:20 PM (#4202597)
You know, I believe him, although I'm sure he'd prefer a less douchey press and fanbase.
   3. villageidiom Posted: August 07, 2012 at 04:27 PM (#4202608)
Really? You can't say "Joe Blow"?
Shaughnessy is considered an expletive.

   4. RB in NYC (Now Semi-Retired from BBTF) Posted: August 07, 2012 at 04:31 PM (#4202612)
Really? You can't say "Joe Blow"?
Beckett actually said "Joe Six Pack" but after last season that's a no-no word in the Sox clubhouse.
   5. Gonfalon Bubble Posted: August 07, 2012 at 04:35 PM (#4202615)
It's obviously P-sn-nski, or He Who Must Not Be Named to some.

Or else it's Conrad, and no one's had the heart to tell Josh Beckett that he died in 1924.
   6. Pasta-diving Jeter (jmac66) Posted: August 07, 2012 at 04:38 PM (#4202617)
‘the exact opposite’ of dysfunctional

antidysfunctional?
   7. Crispix reaches boiling point with lackluster play Posted: August 07, 2012 at 04:44 PM (#4202628)
Lanoitcnufsyd?
   8. bfan Posted: August 07, 2012 at 04:46 PM (#4202631)
antidysfunctional?


functional?
   9. Dale Sams Posted: August 07, 2012 at 04:47 PM (#4202632)
So basicaly the Boston press is J. Jonah Jameson, and the Red Sox are Spider-man.
   10. The Yankee Clapper Posted: August 07, 2012 at 05:10 PM (#4202655)
As long as I don’t do anything to piss my wife off, I’ll be OK.”

He's doomed.
   11. gef the talking mongoose Posted: August 07, 2012 at 05:10 PM (#4202656)
And CHB is ... Harry Osborne, maybe?
   12. villageidiom Posted: August 07, 2012 at 05:12 PM (#4202658)
So basicaly the Boston press is J. Jonah Jameson, and the Red Sox are Spider-man.
So is she Mary Jane?
   13. Dale Sams Posted: August 07, 2012 at 05:16 PM (#4202666)
"The Dark Red Sox, led by Harry Osborne!"
   14. Pasta-diving Jeter (jmac66) Posted: August 07, 2012 at 07:04 PM (#4202732)
antidysfunctional?


functional?

you're no fun
   15. smileyy Posted: August 07, 2012 at 07:48 PM (#4202751)
Lanoitcnufsyd?


It turns out, tricking Kevin Youkilis into saying "lanoitcnufsyd" in the Red Sox clubhouse is the only way for them to make the playoffs.
   16. The District Attorney Posted: August 07, 2012 at 07:55 PM (#4202758)
So when John Henry recently gave Valentine a vote of confidence, was he doing... the opposite?
   17. gef the talking mongoose Posted: August 07, 2012 at 09:55 PM (#4202826)
If Pedroia says his name backward, does he disappear into the 5th dimension for 90 days?
   18. Tripon Posted: August 07, 2012 at 10:22 PM (#4202848)
30 for 30, the chicken and beer story.
   19. The Yankee Clapper Posted: August 07, 2012 at 10:36 PM (#4202859)
30 for 30, the chicken and beer story.

Might be overdue for a story on what the supposed dysfunction is about. Resentment towards the beer & chicken guys? Between those that play hard and those that don't? Some folks cheat at cards? There have been a number of media hints the situation is worse than what has been made public but the underlying cause(s) remains a mystery.
   20. gef the talking mongoose Posted: August 07, 2012 at 10:45 PM (#4202867)
Mods vs. rockers.
   21. Gonfalon Bubble Posted: August 07, 2012 at 11:18 PM (#4202887)
30 for 30, the chicken and beer story.

Choke-Fil-A.

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