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Boston Red Sox Francona Visits Waltham’s Bentley University

Filed in Sports by on January 14, 2010 0 Comments
Boston Red Sox Francona Visits Waltham’s Bentley University

Last night Boston Red Sox Manager Terry Francona spoke at Waltham based Bentley University.  My husband and I were lucky enough to attend the event that was appropriately called the Grand Slam Event.  The event was sponsored by the Bentley Executive Club.  I did not think I was going to be that impressed by Francona.  […]

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Red Sox ALDS Predictions More Art Than Science

Filed in Sports by on October 7, 2009 0 Comments
Red Sox ALDS Predictions More Art Than Science

As a lifelong Red Sox fan I know that the numbers don’t always tell the story. The press is famous for giving their prognostications with a certainty that makes me laugh. I will try to add to the discussion on what I think can make a difference in the upcoming series with the LA Angels. […]

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Harvard Defense Not Enough Against Holy Cross

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Harvard Defense Not Enough Against Holy Cross

Though Harvard started off with a quick touchdown after an impressive drive they were not able to capitalize on the opportunities they had.  The 27-20 loss against Holy Cross this Saturday stings since this long standing rivalry holds much significance to Harvard and it’s fans. The defense had their hands full with Walter Payton Award […]

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David Beckham Big Draw for Gillette Stadium

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David Beckham Big Draw for Gillette Stadium

Soccer star David Beckham visited Foxboro this past weekend.  My family and I decided to go see them play the New England Revolution with our 2 kids who love to play soccer.  This was our first going to a professional level soccer game.  I have to confess we may not have given it a thought […]

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Jason Bay and Red Sox Finally Snap Out of It

Filed in Sports by on August 11, 2009 0 Comments
Jason Bay and Red Sox Finally Snap Out of It

Red Sox Nation finally took a sigh of relief last night as the Red Sox snapped their losing streak to beat the Tigers 6 – 5.  Surviving the Yankees torture was pretty hard for a life-long Red Sox fan. I was lucky enough to be at Fenway Park last night though it was pretty hot […]

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Tom Brady – Not Too Hot for Autographs

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Tom Brady – Not Too Hot for Autographs

This past weekend my family and I went down to Foxborough to see the New England Patriots Training Camp.  Of course my kids and I were hoping to get a glimpse of Tom Brady and we were not disappointed.  Here in the New England/Boston area we can sometimes be pretty tough on our sports stars.  […]

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Middlesex County Home to Big Papi’s Grille

Filed in Sports by on July 23, 2009 1 Comment
Middlesex County Home to Big Papi’s Grille

It’s no surprise that celebrities like to extend their brand. Big Papi of the Red Sox is doing just that. Big Papi otherwise known as David Ortiz is set to open a restaurant in Framingham this Friday, July 24th. Big Papi’s Grille will serve upscale casual quisine including high quality steaks, Kobe beef burgers and […]

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Win Tickets to the TD Garden

Filed in Sports by on July 13, 2009 0 Comments
Win Tickets to the TD Garden

The Garden is getting it’s name changed again.  But better for us they are having a contest this Thursday July 16th in honor of the change to TD Garden from TD BankNorth Garden.  In my travels last week I passed the Garden(as I will probably always think of it) and saw that they were in […]

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Fenway Park – A Great Family Experience

Filed in Sports, Things to Do by on July 6, 2009 0 Comments
Fenway Park – A Great Family Experience

Have you been to Fenway Park lately?  Though they are the Boston RedSox everyone here in New England knows that they are more like the New England Red Sox.  Though they haven’t gone as far as rename themselves since the new ownership headed by John Henry, Larry Luchino and Tom Werner have made it a […]

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