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Monday, April 15, 2019

Red Sox heating up ahead of Patriots’ Day game vs. O’s

Like the 26.2-mile course that runs through the suburbs to Boylston Street in Boston, the Major League Baseball season is a marathon, not a sprint.

The Red Sox are trying to pick up the pace, though.

Boston seeks its first series victory of the year when it hosts the Baltimore Orioles in the finale of a four-game set Monday in the annual Patriots’ Day morning game.

My cousin is running in the Boston Marathon- wish her the best of luck….

 

QLE Posted: April 15, 2019 at 07:44 AM | 3 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: boston, red sox

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   1. cardsfanboy Posted: April 15, 2019 at 07:51 PM (#5832198)
good luck random cousin I don't know, but someone I know, knows you...so that means I am on your side.

(that might have sounded sarcastic, it wasn't it was supposed to be genuine and a commentary how your random contacts on the web can influence your rooting interest)
   2. Jose is Absurdly Unemployed Posted: April 15, 2019 at 08:31 PM (#5832216)
It’s always fun to hear the different stories of people who know someone running. I don’t think anyone in New England is more than two degrees of separation from a runner, it’s such a great day locally, a big reason the bombing was so impactful is it’s one of those civic days that every city has that is just “your” thing and it felt like such a violation.

My cousin’s husband’s cousin (follow that?) ran a very credible 3:31. It’s her 15th time running it which makes my legs hurt just thinking about it.
   3. cardsfanboy Posted: April 15, 2019 at 08:46 PM (#5832230)
My cousin’s husband’s cousin (follow that?)


What I always find funny about those 'threaded relations' like that, is that from the point of the view of the person saying it, it might not be really that big of a gap in familiarity with the person they are talking about.

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