On WEEI’s Big Show, Steve Buckley says that before the Sports Final show he parked and was walking towards the door, Shaughnessy drives by and toots his horn at him. Buckley waits for him, Shaughnessy charges up to him and gets into his face about his anti-Globe column. He gets into this with Buck all the way into the studio and does not even discuss the Nomar column or anything else. Buckley says Shaughnessy was bothered by the “Trusted Globe columnist” remark. Buckley says Shaughnessy, Edes, and himself all wrote questionable columns last week. Buck said he was wrong, he screwed up
This is the ultimate dilemma. Of course fans want the Red Sox to win the World Series, but the dilemma is be careful what you wish for because you might get it. And if the Red Sox played the Cubs in the World Series, one of those two franchises will be permanently and forever altered. One of them will never be the same. So remember, while winning is the ultimate goal. If you’re a Sox fan or a Cubs fan, it carries a steep price tag. Life will never be the same.