did anyone else notice that the FOX broadcast referred to pedroia as "scrappy" LESS THAN SIXTY SECONDS into the proceedings?It has come to my attention that every single thing I want to write about today is a potential jinx.
I was going to compare CC Sabathia to Dirk Nowitzki, who recently won a certain NBA award after a certain somewhat embarrassing postseason performance, but … JINX!
I was going to discuss the fact that Josh Beckett threw a leisurely eighty pitches last night, coming out after six innings possibly because he was just flat-out bored with what the Cleveland hitters were showing him, which means that he could possibly … JINX!!
I was going to share my feelings about the Diamondbacks/Rockies series, and how I have a theoretical preference and a pragmatic preference, the team I would theoretically like to see win and the team I would prefer to … JINX!!!
Um. Okay. So. The Boston Red Sox are a very good team.