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Big Papi, say it ain’t so

31 Jul

Thing is, I love David Ortiz. I love his Comcast commercials from a few years back, where he told us about his recipe for mango salsa. I love his big, goofy, catlike smile. And, especially, I love his walk-off home runs that always seem to come at the right time.

Thing is: how many games were won by David Ortiz walk-off homers that wouldn’t have been won otherwise? More to the point, how many games would we have lost if he hadn’t been juicing?

Even more to the point: would we have won either the 2004 or 2007 World Series if Manny and Papi hadn’t had PEDs injected into them? And if so: does this invalidate two of the happiest moments of my life?

Or is it all ok, because the Yankees were juicing too?

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1 Comment

Posted by on July 31, 2009 in Uncategorized

 

One response to “Big Papi, say it ain’t so

  1. Lauryn

    August 1, 2009 at 6:29 pm

    Heard about this off of MLB.com the other day and I have been naggingly depressed about it ever since.

    I still love the game and the Sox, but man…they’re making it hard.

    Sigh.

     

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