Verses & Curses
"Red Sox Rhymes; Verses & Curses" is back tomorrow (Saturday) morning on Puffman Sports Trivia. Yup...I've got another copy of Dick Flavin's "Red Sox Rhymes; Verses & Curses" up for grabs tomorrow morning at 7:30 for the 1st caller in with the correct answer to my Puffman Sports Trivia question. As a beloved Red Sox insider, Mr. Flavin has been privileged to watch history in the making, from the team's 2005 World Series victory that finally broke its nearly century-long "curse," to road-tripping with Dom DiMaggio & Johnny Pesky, to witnessing Ted Williams final appearance at the plate. His pithy & comedic verses-including such gems as "The Beards of Summer,: "Long Live Fenway Park," & his best known, "Teddy at the Bat"-pay homage to the American pastime, New England's favorite team & players (& the curses & legends that have followed it), & the passionate National that has...Check out "Red Sox Rhymes" from William Morrow-An Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers. I agree with author & historian Doris Kearns Goodwin when she blasts, "This collection is a treasure!" See you Saturday morning at 7:30 on Puffman Sports Trivia...I've got another major league baseball question on tap for tomorrow morning & it's a good one!