subconsciously avoiding Russ Smith since the ALCS debacle, but ENOUGH WITH THE BITCHING was already getting me giggling when this inveterate member of Red Sox Nation added this:
Boston’s sportswriters are pulling a collective von Hoffman themselves, moaning about Pedro Martinez’s barbs about Red Sox management (and Curt Schilling) after he sensibly accepted a more lucrative contract from the Mets. These are the same guys who, just before the post-season last fall, complained that
Pedro had lost his stuff and GM Theo Epstein would be smart to ditch the hilarious future Hall of Famer. It’s a great deal for the Mets: When Pedro pitches, at least until he lands on the
DL, Shea Stadium will be packed, and George Steinbrenner’s bound to be pissed seeing
the “diva” on the back pages of the Post and Daily News.
Go read it. He backhands Tina Brown, Jann Wenner, and a couple of other “Hit Me Because I’m a Dick” sign-wearing celebs in the