Found November 06, 2012 on Off Base Percentage:
A couple of weeks ago, news hit the interwebs (as well as some papers, as if anyone actually reads those things anymore) about Bobby Valentine calling out David Ortiz for quitting on the team down the stretch because of pain in his heel. One of Bobby's supporters coming into September was Red Sox General Manager Ben Cherington.A couple of weeks ago (yes I am a procrastinator, why do you ask?) I asked our special guest if he would be willing to chat with me about the Red Sox 2012, Bobby vs. Oritz and clam chowder. Since I bring a pleasant mix of......something, he happily agreed and gave me insight that only a GM's brain could supply. GM Cherington, you are now on the clock.Do you prefer hay, or is there a specific horse feed that you give John Lackey?Well we give uh, John Lackey his fill of hay but uh; he seems to prefer uh, Popeye’s Chicken and Michelob Extra. We try to uh, get him slimmed down, but Muppet costumes are uh, hard to get tailored. And yes, uh, I type the same...
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