Originally written March 08, 2012 on Bloody Sox:
Today I’ll be talking about quite possibly the greatest player to ever play the game of baseball, Darnell McDonald, or as he likes to go by “MacDime”. He is likely to make the Red Sox 25 man roster as an outfielder who mashes lefties. Will he get major playing time in 2012 due to Crawford’s inability to hit lefties better than Mario Mendoza? Read on for the scoop on DMac’s prospects for the 2012 season. #MacDime The Backstory:  In 2010, Darnell McDonald joined the Red Sox organization on a minor league contract. As most Red Sox fans know his contract was purchased by the Red Sox in April after Jacoby Ellsbury was killed by Adrian Beltre. In his first game with the Red Sox on April 20th, 2010 he entered the game in the 8th inning as a pinch hitter and promptly hit a bomb over the Green Monster to tie the game up. In the bottom of the 9th inning, DMac hit a walkoff double off of the Green Monster to give the Red Sox a much needed a win against the Rangers. Since then he’s been on the ...
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