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    Starting Rotation '21

    Anyone having a true migraine attack is not able to function. Has he had them in the past? I don't think there is any correlation between migraines and COVID.
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    Your top "forgot he was a Red Sox"

    Lou Berberet-part of my favorite battery, Monbouquette and Berberet.
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    Red Sox acquire Adam Ottavino and RHP prospect Frank German from Yankees for PTBNL

    I'll plan to never watch "Happy Gilmore" again.
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    The Red Sox will be wearing yellow and blue uniforms on Patriots' Day weekend

    If the team gets a "W", they are ok. If it's an "L", I never want to see them again.
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    Thank You, Jackie Bradley Jr.

    I had to add my lurker"s thanks to this thread. Best wishes to JBJ in his new uniform. He left me with many good Red Sox memories.
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    Alex Cora is back as Sox manager

    I was so happy that I started beating on our trash can.
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    It never gets old - reflections on Oct 17-20, 2004

    I plan to look at the moon tonight.
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    Say hello to Smiley Ball! the Worcester Red Sox's New mascot!

    Thanks for the laughs, everyone. It sort of softens the blow about the Chiefs/Pats cancellation.
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    Red Sox pitching carousel thread (our pitching is HISTORICALLY bad)

    Got up this morning and ,out of habit, checked the box score of last night's game. I had to assume from the list of pitchers (Triggs, Hall, Valdez, Tapia, Leyer and Stock) that the Red Sox have now hired a law firm to handle the pitching for the rest of the year.
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    Red Sox pitching carousel thread (our pitching is HISTORICALLY bad)

    Prediction for tonight's doubleheader: Godley awful followed by Mazza casualties.
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    Worst Team Ever?

    I have been watching for 70 years and am convinced that this is the worst pitching staff I have seen (although if the top two are removed from past teams, this may not be true). I have never heard of most of these guys and do not expect to memorize many of their names for the future. No...
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    Bard is back! (on the Rockies, not the Red Sox)

    Feel good story of the year. In fact, it is the only one so far.
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    Bard is back! (on the Rockies, not the Red Sox)

    And while we are on this topic, let us not forget the great Satchel Paige who pitched for the St. Louis Browns in 1953 and returned as sort of a publicity stunt for Charlie Finley's KC A's in 1965 to pitch 3 innings and save a game at age 58 or so. Incidentally, I personally saw him pitch in a...