Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 8/30/12

Josh Beckett has made it clear that he's thankful to the Red Sox and their fans for his time in Boston. But that doesn't mean he's letting all the fans off the hook -- especially those he thinks had it out for him this year. Beckett ripped the local media and the larger Boston sports culture in a column by WEEI.com's Rob Bradford on Wednesday, criticizing those who weren't satisfied with what he brought to the team and those who he says were rooting for him to fail. "It's just a matter of time before they get you, basically," he...

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