the most awkward part of being a female baseball fan is when you meet male baseball fans and you talk to them and you realize you’re bigger fans that they are and you just think well this is going to be awkward for you
On Friday night, as the Red Sox took batting practice at Yankee Stadium, Pedroia noticed Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson standing behind the batting cage.
The Red Sox second baseman strode over to Jackson and proclaimed, “Barry Bonds, Dustin Pedroia and Reggie Jackson, the top three players in Arizona State history.”
Someone asked Pedroia how he would rank the three. He immediately shot back, “Kind of a coin flip between the first two,” referring to Bonds and himself – and not Jackson.” —As reported by Ken Rosenthal. (via pedroiaquotebook)