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August 22, 2009

Atop the Green Monster

Atop the Green Monster

Watching the Yanks take batting practice.

April 14, 2009

Nick Swisher and his 0.00 career ERA

This made me smile. Another of Billy Bean’s “Moneyball” characters proves his value on a big $$$ team.

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July 4, 2008

Boston Red Sox - Balance ball

Bizarre event at today’s Sox/Yankees game. Johnny Damon caught a hit before colliding with the wall and losing the ball… which balanced atop the wall for a good second or two. The photos are worth it for the gobsmacked Sox fan in the background.

Rain Delay

Rain Delay

The game gets halted for 90 minutes. Thankfully, the tarp came off and the Sox won 6-4.

Full House that Ruth built

Full House that Ruth built

Sold-out Sox/Yankees match at Yankee Stadium. Joy & I wanted to visit here at least once before the Yanks move next door to... Yankee Stadium

February 14, 2008

My upcoming trips on DOPPLR

My upcoming trips on DOPPLR

Can you spot the connection between all my upcoming trips? To Toronto, Baltimore, New York and St Petersburg (in the Tampa bay). (Clue)

S'gonna be a fun season!

August 17, 2007

Fucking Yankees, Reports Nation | The Onion - America's Finest News Source

“Fucking Yankees,” said Marshfield, MA resident and longtime Red Sox fan Lawrence Broberg, echoing the sentiments of thousands of men and woman across the nation. “Every year. Every goddamn year.”

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May 6, 2007

Sox caught by surprise by Rocket - Extra Bases

I remember Joy explaining to me who Roger Clemens was when he got a standing ovation as a Yankee at Fenway after announcing his “retirement” in 2003. Four years later, he’s back with the Yankees again! S’gonna make the next Sox/Yankees series all the sweeter!

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October 8, 2006

Erik J. Heels » Pity The Yankees

Since the Sox didn’t make the playoffs, all we have to fall back on is sweet sweet schadenfreude. After reading Moneyball, I’m rooting for the Oakland A’s.

December 21, 2005

ESPN.com - MLB - Yankees snatch Damon away from rival Red Sox

Everyone’s been expecting this for months, but it looks like it’s official: Johnny Damon will be in pinstripes come April.

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September 25, 2004



My t-shirt for tonight's Red Sox/Yankees game.

About This Site

This is an archive of groovmother.com, the old blog run by Rod Begbie — A Scottish geek who lives in San Francisco, CA.

I'm the co-founder of Sōsh, your handy-dandy guide for things to do in San Francisco this weekend.