Found April 24, 2012 on NESN.com:
Editor's note: NESN.com is going to tell the story of the 2012 Red Sox in Bobby Valentine's words. Each game day, we will select a Valentine quote that sums up the day for the Red Sox. No one can blame Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine for thinking the Red Sox -- or possibly the baseball gods -- are trying to kill him after a rough start to the season. The chipper manager even appeared to be inviting certain death when he went to the mound late in Monday night's game against the Twins. Boston had a one-run lead, and closer...
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