Unable or unwilling to write something positive about Daisuke Matsuzaka and the Red Sox 5-0 win over the Angels Saturday night, Shank inflicts another picked up pieces column on us. In true Shaughnessy fashion, the vast majority of the column is negative in tone.
'Not to be negative, but...'? Check.
Red Sox 1918 World Series tainted? Check.
Take shots at Yo! Adrian Gonzalez, Saltalamacchia and Crawford? Check.
Continue to talk about the marginalization of Larry Lucchino & Tom Werner? Check.