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The Very Modern Life of an Old-Timey Baseball Organist
"Powered by technology and enthusiasm, Fenway Park’s Josh Kantor pulls out all the stops."
baseball  mlb  fenway  redsox  sox  joshkantor  organ  music 
october 2017 by grahams
The Doug Mirabelli Trade: An Oral History
Ten years ago, a backup catcher got presidential treatment.
baseball  mlb  redsox  sox  boston  knuckleball  pitching  catching 
april 2016 by grahams
Vintage Lester - Fire Brand of the American League
After a breakout 2008 campaign, Jon Lester hadn't seemed to find his groove early in 2009. Through his first two starts of the season, questions about his ability to avoid the "Verducci Effect" known to smite young pitchers coming off a season of above average workload were echoing across baseball blogs everywhere. [...] In the past, we would have to either (a) take Jon Lester on his words that he was throwing the ball as well as he wanted in his first two starts or (b) let our eyes and a line score convince us otherwise. Thanks to the world of data at our fingertips, or better yet through our browsers, we can now be more critical and calculating in our analysis of players self-review. Enter PitchFX.
mlb  redsox  sox  lester  analysis  data  baseball  pitching  pitchfx 
april 2009 by grahams
The Most Valuable Player in Sports is ... this Doctor | Fast Company
James Andrews has become a hidden force in sports -- rescuing careers, changing the outcome of games, and making billions for stars and teams -- by mending the world's best athletes (like the 62 pros on the previous pages) and driving medical innovation.
sports  baseball  mlb  redsox  sox  medicine  doctor  business 
january 2009 by grahams
Pedroia named AL MVP | MLB.com: News
Just call him Mr. November. Or better yet, refer to Dustin Pedroia as the Most Valuable Player of the American League.
sox  redsox  redsoxnation  baseball  mvp  pedroia  dustin  awesome  2008 
november 2008 by grahams
Jubilant Sox Nation Includes a Yankee Fan - NYTimes.com
“The Red Sox grow on you,” Jeremy Flug of Denver by way of Manhattan said from his perch along the left-field line where the stands jut out.
sox  redsox  redsoxnation  baseball  fenway  awesome  yankees  oneofus 
october 2008 by grahams
Boston Red Sox - Reporter from Red Sox Nation finds sneers and loathing in the land of Yankees - The Boston Globe
The contagious joy of Red Sox Nation may have spread to all corners of the country this week, but New York is apparently immune.
funny  baseball  mlb  redsox  yankees  boston  newyork  sox 
october 2007 by grahams

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