We know it’s only April, but we have never seen Dan Shaughnessy so giddy:
Where do we start? This was the weekend when the Nation overthrew the Empire on enemy soil. In the end, it didn’t matter whom Terry Francona threw out there. He used all the bullpen guys Grady Little wouldn’t use and all of them stuffed the hapless Yanks. He used an infield of David McCarty, Cesar Crespo, Pokey Reese, and Mark Bellhorn (compare them with the Yankee infield, which makes more than $53 million) and the Red Sox still won. Derek Jeter is 0 for 25 and was loudly booed in the eighth. Meanwhile, Roger Clemens has more RBIs than Bernie Williams (3-2).
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