Nov
14

Better you than me

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MLB announced today that the Red Sox and A’s will open their season in Japan in March. When last we saw regular season games in Japan, the Yankees and the Devil Rays were attempting to face off in an opening series, and it was a disaster. Kevin Brown, Jason Giambi and others developed various illnesses, and the Yanks started the season 8-11 before shaking off the jet lag on April 27. You guys have fun with that, Boston.

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2 Comments»

  1. mehmattski says:

    Of course, the side effects aren’t nearly as bad as “Ken Huckaby Falling on Star Shortsop’s Shoulder”-itis, which delayed the progress of the subsequent season even more than a series in the Far East.

  2. [...] should remember what a nightmare trip Japan was for the New York Yankees to start the 2004 season. Kevin Brown, Jason Giambi and others [...]

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