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Red Sox Were Cursed by Stupid, Racist Management, Not Babe Ruth
Baseball and Football

Red Sox Were Cursed by Stupid, Racist Management, Not Babe Ruth

The Red Sox were “cursed” for 86 years by stupid, racist management, not Babe Ruth’s ghost. Red Sox fans, media, and management perpetuated the myth of the curse as an excuse for being second-rate from the top down.

Henry Aaron Might Be “The Last Hero”
Baseball and Football

Henry Aaron Might Be “The Last Hero”

Henry Aaron might have been “the last hero” as the title of his biography says. How many athletes, celebrities, or politicians under 60 would you want your children to be like when they grow up?

The Red Sox Curse Was Stupid, Racist Management
Baseball and Football

The Red Sox Curse Was Stupid, Racist Management

The Red Sox’ “Curse of the Bambino” was just aNB excuse for losing. The team’s real curse was a stuipid, racist front office.

No Other Pitcher Won 300 Games With Just a Fastball
Baseball and Football

No Other Pitcher Won 300 Games With Just a Fastball

You don’t hear much about Lefty Grove today, but players who hit against him, and have seen everybody since, say he was the fastest pitcher ever. He was colorful too.

Spring Fills Me With Images of Baseball and Crocuses
Baseball and Football

Spring Fills Me With Images of Baseball and Crocuses

The Red Sox were a second-rate, stupid, racist organization, who blamed their futility on a dead man’s curse. In 2002, when new owners put Theo Epstein in charge of player decisions, and won their first World Series in 86 years two years later. Here’s a look back at some infamous Red Sox failures that were wrongly blamed on Babe Ruth’s curse