Big Papi was holding someones baby for a photo when the National Anthem started to play. So, he turned around and held the kid for the whole thing.
Baseball gives every American boy a chance to excel, not just to be as good as someone else but to be better than someone else. This is the nature of man and the name of the game.”
- Ted Williams
One of America’s problems is that we do not teach this attitude any more. We’ve assumed the everyone gets a trophy mentality and it disgusts me. Ted Williams was a mans man. Best hitter ever. Hall of Fame baseball player, and hall of fame fisherman. Not to mention a stud fighter pilot in WWII and Korea. The man new what he was talking about.
Jay Leno and my 2004 Sox. Leno is a real Bostonian, unlike the wannabe Fallon.