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When Nothing Goes Right, Go Left - Red Sox @ Blue Jays - GameThread April 5, 2013

Let the booing of John Farrell begin!!


There is still a couple of feet of snow in my back yard. Just figured I'd let you all know about that. Now I know I have a horrid memory, but I'm sure that by this time every year the snow is pretty much all gone. Maybe a spot or two lingering, but not a couple of feet.

So today, instead of being supremely depressed, I am going to embrace the cold and snow blowing outside my window. I'm going to pull my winter coat back out of the spare closet (where it's been sitting for a whole week as I eagerly anticipated warm Spring weather) and find the mitts and touque once more. Really there are a lot of pluses to more snow. I won't have to mow the grass for a very long time (takes about an hour and a half on a riding mower to do the acreage). Don't have to worry about planting and attempting to grow a garden (I tend to forget to water). NO WEEDS!! So let the snow blow, let it fall in multitudes upon me, because I am ready! I still have the winter tires on my car.

Our pitchers for this evening are Toronto's Josh Johnson going up against Boston's Felix Doubront.


Jose Reyes, SS Jacoby Ellsbury, CF
Emilio Bonifacio, 2B Daniel Nava, DH
Melky Cabrera, LF Dustin Pedroia, 2B
Edwin Encarnacion, 1B Mike Napoli, 1B
J.P. Arencibia, C Jarrod Saltalamacchia, C
Rajai Davis, RF Will Middlebrooks, 3B
Colby Rasmus, CF Shane Victorino, RF
Mark DeRosa, DH Jackie Bradley Jr., LF
Maicer Izturis, 3B Jose Iglesias, SS

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