Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 3/26/12
By: Ricky Doyle/NESN.com Jonathan Papelbon caught some heat recently for comments that, according to him, were taken out of context."The difference between Boston and Philadelphia, the Boston fans are a little bit more hysterical when it comes to the game of baseball," Papelbon told 94WIP's Angelo Cataldi and The Morning Team recently. "The Philly fans tend to know the game a little better being in the National League, you know, the way the game is played."That didn't sit well with some Red Sox fans, who understandably don't like to have their baseball intelligence questioned. However, some fans were especially upset, and have since habored ill will toward the former Boston closer, who inked a four-year, $50 million deal with the Phillies earlier this offseason.If Papelbon really cared about how his comments were received than he would have come out with something a whole lot sooner than this. If he cared about his "true" fans than he wouldn't have made them sit around for close to ...
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