Originally Posted by shingo10
Two trends that my naked eyes have detected for the Sox in the past several years:
1)They fade terribly down the stretch and have terrible second halves of the season.
2)They do not do well at all in extra inning games...part of this I always thought was their approach. Especially at home it seems like they try to jack home runs instead of focusing on hitting it hard in extra innings. On the road they always seem to be waiting for the other shoe to drop.
As sad as it is that they play their last game tomorrow, mentally I'm exhausted of following this team. The break should do me well.
Shingo: Wait until you see the numbers tomorrow night on the 1st half / 2nd half splits for the past 10 seasons.
You won't believe it.