Today’s Sports Radio storyline has been Bill Buckner.
Yesterday’s Opening Day ceremonies in which Buckner was warmly and enthusiastically greeted by the Fenway Park crowd has dominated the discussions. Many have noted that Buckner received cheers during the 1990 Opening Day introductions, and even for the 1987 season. The notion of forgiveness seems a little overblown.
Yet it continues. Today on the WBZ 5:30 news, Jon Keller and Dan Roche are going to debate this topic on the air, after the two of them sparred via their blogs earlier today.
It started when Keller said that not all fans, including himself, are ready to forgive and forget.
Roche responded by telling Keller that he needed to Get Over It.
That brought a response and charges by Keller of “playground rhetoric” from Roche in his response.
Put me in Roche’s camp for this one…