Red Sox Staff Family Day – 9/27/15

Wow.  That is really all I can say about this day, wow.  My cousin was finishing up her first season as an EMT for the Red Sox, and as a Fenway employee, she had tickets to the last home game of the season, which included an event afterwards for all the Family/Friends of the Fenway staff.  The game itself was pretty emotional as it was teh last home game for Don Orsillo.  Enough has been said about his departure, but personally I’m not happy with it.  The dynamic between Don and Jerry is what I grew up with as a Sox fan, and while I have nothing against Dave O’Brien, he has some pretty big shoes to fill.  As for the game itself, Henry Owens diminated the Orioles giving up only 3 hits in 7 2/3 innings, and Blake Swihart hit a solo HR to lead the Sox to the 2-0 victory.  But the real story was after the game ended.
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Red Sox 2015 Winter Weekend (1/23-1/25)

Friday

Sox Signatures hit the road to head down to Foxwoods Resort Casino for the First Ever Red Sox Winter Weekend Fan Fest.  I missed the Town Hall on Friday night, but after registering I decided to walk around the casino and see if any players were wandering around.  After seeing Bill Lee signing for a few fans, I took a quick picture with the Spaceman.  Then walking along the hallway between 2 of the casino’s I spied Garin Cecchini and Mookie Betts walking by and was also able to grab a quick selfie with them as well.  The highlight of the night was seeing Manager John Farrell Continue reading