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That makes up for a lot

The Red Sox saved their first win of the season until they were facing the Yankees. That victory is double-sweet for Sox fans who count every Yankees loss as a win for the good guys–Truth, Justice and the American way. It’s a variation on theory of relativity. One win can make up for six losses–if […]

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Winners never quit

I was in the marching band in high school. But then if you read this blog, you probably already knew that about me. Band geek tends to show through a lot. My h.s. band director –George Gullett–was an intense guy who worked hard to bring out the best in us. He really did start with […]

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Swinging for the fences

Watching the Red Sox vs. Yankees game tonight. They showed a slo-mo replay of Jeter taking a huge swing that completely misses the ball. If you’ve ever watched a baseball game, you’ve seen this sort of thing. It sure makes the batter look silly. Of course Jeter is one of the great hitters in the […]