Look at the bright side, Mike - at least Shank is now talking about the 2013 Red Sox team and not, for example, mentioning chicken & beer nine hundred times, or John Henry's ownership of Liverpool FC, or the 2011 collapse, or half trashing Stephen Drew just because he's J.D. Drew's kid brother. I bet you didn't know this fun fact about the
hick rednecks Drews' hometown :
The Drews grew up in Hahira, Ga., a town of fewer than 2,500 people. There’s an annual banjo-picking festival in Hahira.No cheap cultural stereotyping or New England provincialism here...