Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 6/7/13
Photo from Matt Stone When David Ortiz hit that walk off home run last night, I think most people were reminded of every big hit he had during 2004. Last night, he drilled the first pitch he saw into the bullpen. True, he hasn't had a walk-off anything since July of 2010, according to the Boston Herald, but if you ask him, he'll tell you that pitchers stopped messing around and just didn't take anymore chances with him. But that's exactly what the Texas Rangers decided to do yesterday when they decided to do when they intentionally walked Dustin Pedroia to get to Papi. My question is "WHY?!?" He may not be as young as he used to be, but he's still a threat. As a Red Sox fan, I'm thankful for whoever made the choice, but as baseball fan, I'm thinking "Who's this stupid?" Whatever the reasoning (maybe a numbers play or match up) I'm glad since I'm a Sox fan above all else. The walk off embodied the new Red Sox "Never Say Die" attitude this season, and it's a welcome change from the...
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