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doublem23
09-26-2002, 05:47 PM
Where did the Red Sox get this nickname, because I've never heard it used before...

Daver
09-26-2002, 05:51 PM
Originally posted by doublem23
Where did the Red Sox get this nickname, because I've never heard it used before...

Thats a pure Hawk Harrelson nickname,it dates back to his days of playing for the Red Sox,and their manager,who Hawk has said often succombed to the Carmine derriere,otherwise known as redass.

WinningUgly!
09-26-2002, 10:55 PM
Originally posted by daver
Thats a pure Hawk Harrelson nickname,it dates back to his days of playing for the Red Sox,and their manager,who Hawk has said often succombed to the Carmine derriere,otherwise known as redass.

I've also heard it a few times on ESPN SportsCenter.

Procol Harum
09-26-2002, 11:44 PM
Carmine is a shade of red--it's a nickname that plays on the team name like Pale Hose for our Sox.