Found April 13, 2013 on NESN.com:
April is a wacky month for baseball in Boston. 2012 brought record heat for the Red Sox’ Patriots’ Day game, but the days leading up to the 2013 Marathon Monday matinee have been far less balmy. Friday’s weather — which forced the Red Sox-Rays series opener to be postponed – was downright gross. It’s difficult to determine when to cancel or suspend a game, though. While life would be much easier with some sort of guideline to go by, installing such a system is an unrealistic expectation given the amount of variables involved. “I think everybody does a pretty good job as far as assessing the current weather conditions,” Red Sox manager John Farrell said before Saturday’s game. “I think you get to a certain point where temperature really starts to factor in, whether that’s low 20s or mid 20s, whether it’s wind chill. “There’s a number of different factors. I don’t know that you can just say, ‘Here’s a threshold that you can’t play below a certain temperature,’ because it’
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