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Xander Bogaerts Looks To Anchor Red Sox Line Up

The emergence of Xander Bogaerts was the top takeaway from the Red Sox dismal 2015 season. The 23-year-old shortstop had a legitimate breakout season, batting.320 — trailing only four-time league batting champion… 354 more words

Boston Red Sox

The Internet of Memories

When I was finishing the draft of my novel in November and December, I made a fruitful discovery. I had decided to place the action of the novel in September 2008, when the world economy was collapsing. 920 more words

Memoir

Baseball's Time Management Issues... or Lack There Of

I for one have never sat in Fenway Park (probably the most uncomfortable seat ever) and said, “man this game is taking forever.”  Some of these seats have been around a half a century or more and no one has uttered those words, ever. 592 more words

MLB Opinion

When I'm 64

 MLBcomblogs recently released their 2015 Top 100 fan mlb.com blogs. For the 2nd time in 3 years, my blog has made the list. ( I really should say 3rd year in a row but last year’s stats weren’t released, mlb.com/blogs ! 848 more words

Dailies

Players Who Didn't Make My Fake 2016 Hall of Fame Ballot

If you’d like to see who I did select and how I selected them, click here.

Here I will discuss the players that didn’t make my ballot because they did not meet the Hall of Fame bar under my assessment. 1,894 more words

HOF 2016

It’s Baseball Hall of Fame time again. Unfortunately, the Hall failed to act on my suggestion to tie the number of candidates voters can select to the size of the pool. 450 more words

Baseball