Archive for May, 2009


I just found out that my newphew Sean and his girlfriend will be meeting Bob and I in Boston for the Red Sox game on June 18th!!  The first time I went to a game at Fenway was with Sean, July 20, 2003, so it will be cool to meet up with him at another […]

A great article on…

“This journey was probably the greatest thing I’ve ever done in my life,” said Troy Foster, who accomplished the feat with a friend in the summer of 2008.

“Anyone who is a baseball fan should do it,” said Cary Freels, a hardy fellow who actually did his trip on a motorcycle — in a mere 40 days — in 2008. “I think it’s our Mecca. It’s something you have to do before you die.”

Got Our Red Sox Tickets Today!!

Like a kid on Christmas morning I anxiously went to check my mailbox today to see what was inside, hoping for the best, and they were here!!  Our Red Sox tickets have arrived!!  What a glorious sight to see!!  The tickets proudly show Jon Lester pitching in the 9th inning of his no-hitter vs the […]

Red Sox vs Mariners – May 17, 2009

Having stayed the night in Bellevue, we got up early and decided to try and see if we could find the hotel where the Red Sox were staying and see if we could catch a glimpse of them as they got on their bus heading for Safeco and get some good pictures. As it turned […]

Red Sox vs Mariners – May 16, 2009

Back in March when Mariners tickets went on sale, my wife and I decided to take a weekend and stay up in the Seattle area and catch both the Saturday night and Sunday afternoon games. This weekend was naturally the weekend we chose because the Boston Red Sox were in town. I was also lucky […]

Met the guys of tonight!!

Before tonight’s Red Sox vs Mariners game I had the pleasure of meeting up with Craig, founder of, as well as Joey, Pedro and Travis from   I met up with Craig, who lives locally, at the Pyramid Ale House.  Shortly after that, we were joined by Travis, then Joey and Pedro.  We had […]

Red Sox vs Mariners – May 15, 2009

I already had tickets for the Saturday & Sunday game this weekend, but when I realized that the guys from “30 Ballparks in 30 Days” would be in town, I got to talking with Craig and decided to meet them all at the Pyramid Ale House before the game tonight.  I got there early, way […]

2009 Baseball Road Trip Schedule – CHANGED!!!!

How I missed this, I dunno, but I can say that after looking at, I noticed that on June 18th we could do an afternoon game at Yankee Stadium (1pm vs the Nationals) then get outta there ASAP and make it to Fenway for the night game (7:10pm vs the Marlins). It’s gonna be […]

Getting Ready For A Great Weekend!!

This coming weekend, Friday, Saturday & Sunday, I will be attending the Red Sox vs Mariners series at Safeco Field in Seattle. As of now the pitching matchups are as follows: Friday, May 15th – Lester vs Jakubauskas Saturday, May 16th – Beckett vs Bedard Sunday, May 17th – Masterson vs Vargas Should be a […]

Say It Ain’t So Manny…

From ESPN: Major League Baseball is expected to announce Thursday that Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Manny Ramirez has tested positive for performance-enhancing drugs and will be suspended for 50 games, The Los Angeles Times is reporting. Ramirez’s test result and suspension are expected to be announced Thursday, The Times said. Triple-A outfielder Xavier Paul has […]