As Bobby Valentine walked off the Fenway Park mound yesterday after making yet another pitching change, the crowd unleashed a loud, lusty chorus of boos. In that moment, I was struck by an odd feeling: anger. It was not directed towards Valentine, or even the long line of inept Sox relievers who had managed to turn a 9-1 lead into a 15-9 deficit in the span of just two innings.
Cue the gasps…not. The firing of Bobby Valentine was a long time coming, and now we can all bask in the relief that the Red Sox organization took care of this expediently. The day after Fenway Park’s ceremonious 100th season ended w... Read Post
As the crazy saga of Bobby Valentine’s managerial meltdown in Boston continues, I thought I'd add another tale to the mix, courtesy of my friend and sometimes Fenway Park seatmate Nancy. During the All-Star break, when Red Sox fans ... Read Post