Gresh: Lucchino, Red Sox Prove Their Ignorance By Blaming The Media

August 17, 2012 12:00 AM
Gresh: Lucchino, Red Sox Prove Their Ignorance By Blaming The Media
" On Thursday night in Baltimore, Red Sox president/CEO Larry Lucchino spoke, blaming the “jaded and cynical media” for much of the team’s issues. On Friday, Andy Gresh opened Gresh & Zo with a passionate rant about the Red Sox. It is transcribed below.

Welcome to all of the problems in Red Sox Nation, Boston. Welcome to all the problems with the Boston Red Sox, if you’re to listen to Moe, Larry and Curly, the people who run that organization.

The root of all evil for the Boston Red Sox lies right here, in sports radio hosts. We’re the devil. We’re the reason they’re losing. I’m jacked up today. I’m insanely pissed off at the assertion and the notion that — and Rich Shertenlieb just said it walking out of the room — I guess there’s 38,000 media members who are sitting in the seats at Fenway Park whenever Josh Beckett sucks and he gets booed. I guess it’s just a bunch of media members who are, oh I don’t know, leaking information to other media members to get the facts wrong about every situation with the Red Sox "

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