First Fenway Experience for a Fan of the Enemy

If you haven’t figured it out by now then this is the first article of mine you are reading — I am a Yankees’ fan. As a bit of a stats geek, I pride myself on my objectivity, but even I have tendency to favor the Universe over the Nation in the more arbitrary debates. … Continue reading

Nomar: A Retrospective

After throwing out the first pitch at Wednesday’s game against Tampa in Palm Springs Anthony Nomar Garciparra joined Joe Castiglione and Dave O’Brian in the radio broadcast booth as a guest for the 4th inning. Commenting on all the fans calling his name, Garciaparra said, “I got my ‘H’ back.” Nomah. The prodigal son returns. … Continue reading

Boston Mayor asks scalpers to have a heart; they opt for cash instead.

    You can say many things about Boston, but you can’t say its citizens don’t take advantage of a good scalping opportunity. Seriously, us Bostonians love the fuck out of scalping—so much that we’ve even tried legalizing it. I literally used to work next to Fenway Park for the better part of three years … Continue reading