matt thornton

Silver lining for Sox snubs

I think we can officially decide who won the Joe Borchard trade. Matt Thornton will be making the trip to Los Angeles to take part in his first All-Star Game.  He deserves it, especially as the managers place a greater…

'At least we're not Detroit!'

‘We’re not Detroit!’ Honestly, watching Jim Leyland manage over the last week, I get the idea that he’s the Marty Schottenheimer of the baseball world. He’s great at putting parts together over the long haul, but when it comes down…