I’ve always been fascinated with Alan Embree’s career. Actually one of these days I’d like to make a documentary about his career because… well… he has played everywhere and for almost every significant team in the post 1994 strike era of baseball.
But that is for another post.
Today, let me warmly welcome back the man who had the highlight so many Red Sox fans dreamed about for generations… getting the final out to stick it in the hearts of the Yankees and their fans.
A lot has changed since 2004… but that image still gives me chills.