Happy Halloween

Maybe next year will include a World Series championship parade on Halloween!

Friday Linkage – 10/31/08

It’s been a bit since I’ve done Friday Linkage. I got thrown off with the playoffs and all so this one might be a bit long (and Philly dominated.) Fire Ned Colletti Now: Jeff Kent is such a waste of a roster space. I used to like him (only because he hated Barry Bonds) but […]

Charlie Zink named minor league ‘Starter of the Year’

In a year when the Red Sox seemed to have an embarrassment of riches when it came to young starting pitchers, the minor leaguer that stood out the most was none other than knuckleballer Charlie Zink.  Zink, who was cut from the International League All-Star game because he had pitched a few days prior, has […]

Brett Myers is still a dirtbag

Apparently there was a World Series going on for the past week or so, although you wouldn’t know it by FOX’s television ratings. One of the teams in this so-called “World Series” is the Philadelphia Phillies. The Phillies have a pitcher on their roster named Brett Myers. Do you remember Brett Myers? He was the […]

Lowrie finished ’08 with a fractured wrist

There is no doubt about it, the Red Sox would not have reached the playoffs if it wasn’t for Jed Lowrie. Lowrie stepped up when Julio Lugo went down with his quad injury and when I say ‘stepped up,’ I mean it. It took him a few weeks to accumulate more RBIs than Julio Lugo […]

Chris Smith files for FA

Reliever Chris Smith has decided to opt for free agency after being designated for assignment. Smith finished out the year with a disappointing 7.85 ERA in 18.1 innings. Oh well. If you’re interested in learning more about CS, check out my article: Who is Chris Smith?

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