Category Spring Training

Red Sox Spring Training Day 4

The final (photos) installment from my Spring Training trip this year…will try to get some additional video up soon.  Click on Heidi to see the set.  The good weather continued for our final day in the Fort.  Again, it’s a bit early for much in the way of news...

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Spring Training 2010 Day 3

More photos from Day 3 of the trip (click the photo to see the entire set on flickr), this time from the *gack* defending world champion New York Yankees’ trip to Hammond Stadium to play the Twins.  It was a beautiful day, finally seasonably warm after an extended cold snap (for Florida)...

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Spring Training Tips Part 1

My Dad, a 10 year veteran of the Grapefruit League baseball shares tips for those of you planning to make the trip this year or in the future.  He’s a natural vlogger!

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Report From The Fort 2010, Episode 1

If you're planning to go down to Fort Myers to catch a few spring training games, you owe it to yourself to head down the Tamiami Trail (Route 41) about 30 minutes south from City of Palms Park to check out Lansdowne Street, what must surely be THE most authentic Red Sox bar in Florida. Read More

Hope Springs Eternal

Now that we’ve gotten the cliched title out of the way, it’s time to start really, TRULY start thinking about the Boston Red Sox of 2010.

Captain Carl greeted us at the gate on the way down to Fort Myers, a reminder of the team I grew up watching and its legacy so very different from the one the con...

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Report From The Fort (Day 2)

1A, 5, and 1.  I like our chances.

1A, 5, and 1. I like our chances.

…Well it’s technically Day 3, but since I’m finally back on a decent wifi connection I’m going to upload today’s Red Sox update first (I’ve done so much live tweeting the last few days I have to stop myself from typing “Red Sox” as “#redsox”…check out @Mueller11 o...

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Report From The Fort (Day 1)

Welcome to Ft. Myers, Florida where the pawn industry still thrives.

Welcome to Ft. Myers, Florida where the pawn industry still thrives.

Ah, yes. It’s that time again. Time for a break from the winter doldrums in New England. I’ve been fortunate enough for the last several years to spend a few days each March in the land of Hooters and bizarre police blotter item...

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ST Baseball back on NESN

Tuned in for a portion of the Red Sox/Twins tilt this afternoon. With snow falling steadily outside, it was really great to see signs that our own spring is not that far away. 3 innings of recognizable players and then the inevitable replacement by the Jonathan Van Everys of the world...

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Red Sox Spring Break Live

Welcome to Year of the Sox. This is the first post.

I’m sitting here on a quiet, sleepy Saturday morning and I’m finding myself watching the waning minutes of Breakfast with the Bruins (something I don’t make a habit of) while I wait for the start of Red Sox Spring Break Live...

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