Boston Sports, Red Sox

My Favorite Moment in Boston Sports


Image by Wally Gobetz

If you’ve never experienced true heartbreak as a fan…and I mean the kind that can bring tears to a grown man’s eyes, then you, as sports fan, haven’t lived. Without the heartbreak, you will never taste the full sweetness of the victory to come later.

My favorite sports moment came only one year after my first heartbreakĀ as a fan. I got off easy. I still remember the look of shock on my grandfather’s face when he told me, “I never thought I would see this in my lifetime.”

But he did.

I will share with you my first heart break, so that you’ll understand what the win truly meant for me and for fans like my grandfather.

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Boston Sports, Patriots

Open Reply to That Seahawks Fan, From a Patriots, Red Sox, Bruins, Celtics (and I have the guts to admit, a bandwagon Revolution) Fan

This is in reply to Amanda’s letter. If you have not read this letter on how disappointed she was with the way the Patriots handled themselves during the parade, read it here.

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