Originally written on Sox and Dawgs  |  Last updated 8/18/12
I may be in Charlotte, NC right now for my cousin's wedding but I can honestly say that I'm surrounded by Boston Red Sox fans. So much so, that everyone was coming to me asking for updates on the game last night at the rehearsal dinner.  You see, the lovely young lady my cousin is marrying is from Massachusetts and so is her family. Naturally everyone wasn't too pleased when Franklin Morales forgot about Red Sox fans not digging the long ball against them and gave up three solo home runs in the first two innings of the game. They were very pleased to hear that the Red Sox had taken the lead when Dustin Pedroia hit a three-run blast in the 3rd to put the visiting nine out front. Of course once again, I had to deliver some bad news when Derek Jeter hit a solo johnson to tie the game up in the 5th. And they were all none too pleased when the Yankees took the lead for good on a Jayson Nix bloop single. The last update they got from me wasn't any better when I had to tell them th...
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