Found March 06, 2012 on RedSoxLife:
From Mike Trask at ESPN Music- On March 13, the latest Dropkick Murphys album comes out: "Going Out In Style: Fenway Park Bonus Edition."But bassist and lead singer Ken Casey has something else on his mind. He's traveling to Clearwater, Fla., to meet with his pal and new Philadelphia Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon.Papelbon, of course, spent the past half-decade finishing games for Casey's favorite team. Each time he stormed out of the Boston Red Sox bullpen, the Dropkick Murphys' "Shipping Up To Boston" roared over the Fenway speakers.So Item 1 on the agenda for Clearwater is ironing out Papelbon's role as spokesman for the Philadelphia branch of The Claddagh Fund, a charity Casey founded to support community-based non-profits.Item 2 is figuring out the intense closer's new walkout anthem."He can't use 'Shipping Up To Boston,'" Casey said. "That's a Boston song. One of the Philadelphia radio guys suggested ...

Papelbon needs new entrance music

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Now that Jonathan Papelbon has shipped down to Philadelphia, he'll be looking for a new entrance song. Not only has Ken Casey of Dropkick Murphys stated that he doesn't want Papelbon keeping the band's famous "Shipping Up to Boston" -- which became a staple in Papelbon's Fenway Park entrances throughout his seven years with the team -- but it wouldn'...

Dropkick Murphys' Ken Casey Claims He Was Misquoted About Jonathan Papelbon, Discussion of Closer's Song Was Joke

Days after stating that Jonathan Papelbon could not use "Shipping Up to Boston" while pitching for the Philadelphia Phillies, the Dropkick Murphys are trying to clear the air. The band released a statement on their Facebook page claiming that lead singer/bassist Ken Casey was misquoted during an interview with ESPN. "What's this we hear about us telling Papelbon...

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Jonathan Papelbon has always been known as someone who's not afraid to loosen things up from time to time. It comes with the territory as a closer. So it should come as no surprise that with former manager Terry Francona making a stop at Papelbon's new spring home with the Phillies, Papelbon was up to his old tricks. This time, it meant doing an impersonation of Francona...

Dropkick Murphy's guy changes tune (Still wears kilts)

From The Guy From The Dropkick Murphys Would Like You To Know He Didn’t Really Say Jonathan Papelbon Couldn’t Use His Entrance Music Yesterday, ESPN Music(?!) reported that Ken Casey, vocalist for the Dropkick Murphys, did not want Jonathan Papelbon using his old entrance song. That song, "I'm Shipping Up To Boston," is reserved for the Red Sox...

Baseball Tonight at Phillies camp; Papelbon imitates Francona

On Thursday, ESPN and Baseball Tonight were in Dunedin to host a feature on the Toronto Blue Jays. While there, former Red Sox and Phillies manager Terry Francona played a practical joke on ESPN analyst Tim Kurkjian with Blue Jays catcher J.P. Arencibia. If you missed it, here it is. So, on Friday, when the Baseball Tonight crew was in Clearwater with the Phillies, Kurkjian sought...

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Last week, Toronto catcher J.P. Arencibia absolutely nailed it with a Tim Kurkijan impression while talking to Terry Francona at Blue Jays camp. Naturally, the impersonation embarrassed Kurkijan since it was so spot-on. As a way of getting Francona back for being a part of the little skit, Kurkijan decided to have someone who knows Terry very well imitate the former Red Sox manager...
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