Jim's Boston Red Sox Scrapbook (MLB)
#147 Fan Boston Red Sox
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It's going to be a lot of fun watching the Sox this year!
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I can't believe that Theo is wanting to shop...
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I am so tired about hearing about prospective...
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Favorite Players:
(current and past)
Yaz, Ted Williams, Carlton Fisk, Bill Lee, Luis Tiant, Fred Lynn, Dwight Evans, Jerry Remy, Big Papi, Jacoby Ellsbury, J.D. Drew, Dustin Pedroia, Rick Burleson, Josh Beckett, Jon Lester, Jonathon Paplebon, and of course Wally the Green Monster!
Why I am a fan:
I can remember a day I wasn't a fan of the Sox! When I was a kid I wanted to be just like Yaz and play in the big leagues!
Favorite Moments:
Yaz Day at Fenway!
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Jim's Portland Sea Dogs Scrapbook (Minor League Baseball)
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Looking forward to seeing the boys back in Portland in a few weeks after spring training!
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Looking forward to seeing the boys back in...
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Jim's Boston Bruins Scrapbook (NHL)
#185 Fan Boston Bruins
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I am hoping that we can hold on and get into the playoffs!
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Well it looks like our boys are back on the...
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How the heck do we lose to the Panthers! Let...
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Favorite Players:
(current and past)
Bobby Orr, Gerry Cheevers, Ray Bourque, Cam Neely, and Milan Lucic to name a few.
Why I am a fan:
I grew up watching the "Big Bad Bruins" battle every night at the old Boston Garden and loved the excitement they brought to each game!
Favorite Moments:
Stanley Cup Championship vs Edmonton and any playoff win over the Montreal Canadians!
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Jim's Lewiston MAINEiacs Scrapbook (Junior Hockey)
#15 Fan Lewiston MAINEiacs
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The Maineiacs are playoff bound! Unfortunately we open against Drummondville next Friday night!
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Tough loss last night to Saint John! Hopefully...
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Favorite Players:
(current and past)
Danic Paquette, Billy Lacasse, Adrien Lemay, Pierre-Olivier Morin, Michael Chaput, Eric Gelinas, and Peter Delmas.
Why I am a fan:
The Maineiacs are a team on the move and I can't wait to see how they will be next year when all the rookies have a year of experience and also have the additions of some very good players from the upcoming draft!
Favorite Moments:
The 2006-07 President's Cup Championship Season!
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Jim's New England Patriots Scrapbook (NFL)
#793 Fan New England Patriots
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OK boys! Free agency is here! Let's get some help for Tom Terrific huh!
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Take that Jets fan and Sexy Rexy! Bring on the...
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Look out Peyton! Here comes Brady and the boys...
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Favorite Players:
(current and past)
Steve Grogan, Tom Brady, Randy Moss, John Hannah, John Smith, Stanley Morgan, and Sam Cunningham to name a few.
Why I am a fan:
I have always loved the Pats and now that we finally have our championships, it is so much fun to watch them every week and in the playoffs!
Favorite Moments:
The Super Bowl vs the Bears and the first Super Bowl Championship win over the Rams!
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Jim's Danica Patrick Scrapbook (IndyCar)
#14 Fan Danica Patrick
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I love watching my girl run in whatever car she is in! She is doing just fine with NASCAR.
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I was hoping to see Danica in NASCAR next year!...
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Why I am a fan:
I love a good underdog and Danica is the epitomy of the underdog where nobody expects her to win!
Favorite Moments:
Danica's first win in Japan and of course her first race in the IRL!
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Jim's Boston Celtics Scrapbook (NBA)
#711 Fan Boston Celtics
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This Celtics team better wake up pretty quick and start playing Celtic Basketball if they expect to get to the Conference Finals!
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Ho Hum! Ho Hum! Just another Championship...
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We'll have to see how this year's team melds...
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Favorite Players:
(current and past)
The original Big 3 1 (Bird, McHale, Parrish,
Why I am a fan:
It's Boston and I'm Irish! Nuff said!
Favorite Moments:
The NBA Championships in the 80's led by Larry Legend!
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Jim's Bio
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About Me
 
 
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I have been a big sports fan and have also been involved with sports since I was a youngster. I never was much of an athlete as a kid, but I can say that I am a very good baseball umpire and enjoy having fun with the kids that I have the pleasure to officiate. I grew up with guys like Carl Yastrzemski, Bobby Orr, John Havlicek, and Dale Murphy as my sports heroes and tried to emulate them in our backyard/driveway games!
Height: 5' 10"
Weight: 235
Bats: R
Throws: R
Schools: Shawsheen Valley Technical High School (Class of 1984) & Bentley College.
Relationship Status: Free Agent (Single)
Kids: I have one son who is a sophmore in high school and an outstanding guitar/bass musician.
Occupation: Service Department Coordinator, Baseball/Softball Umpire, Radio Disk Jockey on WMPG-FM (www.wmpg.org), Producer and In-Studio host for Lewiston Maineiacs Hockey on the Lewiston Maineiacs Radio Network, Sports Play-By-Play Voice of the Southern Maine Huskies on USM Internet Sports Broadcasting.
Companies: WMPG-FM & Nassau Broadcasting
Places I lived: Born and raised in Massachusetts.
Greatest Moment in Sports:The breaking of the color barrier by Jackie Robinson by the Brooklyn Dodgers.
Greatest Event in Sports:I would have to say the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament! It just keeps getting better and better!
Greatest Athlete of All Time:This is a tough question, but I would have to say the Greatest Athlete in Sport History would have to Michael Jordan. He truly redefined the position of Guard/Forward in the NBA and is probably without a doubt the greatest athlete I have ever seen play sports!
Greatest Coach of All Time:This is a no brainer! Red Aurbach hands down! There is nobody else!
Most Fanatical Moment:Hung out at Fenway after the 1986 World Series!
My Sports Superstitions:Never step on the chalked or painted baselines on a baseball field.
Most Disappointing Sports Moments:Not seeing the USM Women's Basketball Team win the NCAA Division III National Championship in Springfield, MA a few years ago.
Fantasy Sports I Play:NFL, MLB
Fantasy Skill Level:I am a very active player of fantasy football and baseball.
Sports I Play:Baseball, Basketball, Billiards/Pool, Bowling, Football, Golf, Softball, Swimming
Nickname:Munga
Current Skill Level:Average playing level.
Highest Organized Level:High School
Athletes I've Played With/Against:Tom Glavine
Sports Trophies/Awards:See Highlights of my Sports Playing Days!
Career Highlights:Placing Second in the Commonwealth Athletic Conference League Croos-Country meet my Sophmore year!
Career Lowlights:Just missing out (by 1 year) of calling our town's high school football team winning their first Massachusetts Super Bowl Championship.
Sports Injuries:Twisted Ankles and Pulled Groin.
Games I Usually Attend:Portland Sea Dogs AA Baseball
Greatest Sporting Event I've Attended:2006 NCAA Women's Division III Basketball Final Four Championship in Springfield, MA in which I broadcasted the semi-final and championship games.
Sports People I've Met:Jeff Gordon, Cam Neely, Johnny Bucyk, Ray Bourque, Bob Beers, Andy Brickley, Terry O'Reilly, Dave Henderson, Trevor Matich, Boomer Esiason, Dick Enberg, and Tom Glavine
Sports Figures from my Hometown:Tom Glavine, Bobby Miller, Gary DiScarcina, and Walter Cataldo.
Most Prized Sports Possessions:My Dale Earnhardt diecasts.
Sports Trading Cards:I have a few baseball cards that I will never part with for any price.
Athlete Autographs:Tom Glavine, Johnny Bucyk, Rico Petrocelli, Cam Neely, Ray Bourque, and Joe Morgan (Former Red Sox Manager.
Favorite Sports Collectibles:My Dale Earnhardt diecasts and Tom Glavine autographed picture and trading cards.
Dream Sports Job:Play-By-Play for the Boston Red Sox or to work in sports radio for WEEI or here in Portland.
Favorite Jerseys:Frank Thomas (White Sox) & Tom Brady (Patriots)
Favorite Sports Brands:Champion and Starter.
Favorite Ballgame Foods:A good ol' hot dog!
Beer of Choice:Budweiser and Harp.
Hottest Athletes:Natalie Gulbis, Michelle Wie, Danica Patrick, Suzanne Petersen,and Kelly Tilghman.
Ugliest Athletes:The Williams Sisters, The Klitchko Brothers, and Mike Tyson for a start.
Favorite Sports Announcers:Dick Enberg, Gary Thorne, Mike Patrick, The Careys (Harry, Skip, & Chip), Mike Breen, Fred Cusick, Bob Wilson, Ned Martin
Least Favorite Sports Announcers:Brent Musberger with a passion!
Favorite Sports "Experts":Peter Gammons, Woody Paige, Mitch Albom, and Ken Rosenthal.
Favorite Sports Movies:Bull Durham, Field of Dreams, Caddyshack, Major League (I & II only), Eight Men Out, Bang The Drum Slowly, The Natural, The Rookie, Tin Cup, Dead Solid Perfect, Pride of the Yankees (Lou Gherig Story), Hoosiers, and Days of Thunder.
Favorite Sports Books:"The Umpire Strikes Back" by Ron Luciano.
Favorite Sports Websites:Espn.com, FoxSports.com, Yahoo Sports, NHL.com, MLB.com, and NFL.com.
Sports Video Games I Play:NCAAF 2K Series, EA MLB Series, MLB 2K Series, EA NHL Series, Tiger Woods PGA Tour, College Football, EA NASCAR Series
Video Game Skill Level/ Playing Style:I play only occasionally at home from time to time.
Favorite Sports Video Games:NCAA Baseball, NASCAR, MLB
Non-Sports Hobbies and Interests:Playing poker.
Movies:The Godfather (I & II only), Saving Private Ryan, The Quiet Man, Rio Bravo, Tombstone, Wyatt Earp, Unforgiven, The Quick and The Dead, Stripes, Animal House, Van Wilder, Waking Ned Devine, My Left Foot, and The Boys and Girl From The County Clare
TV:Most nights you will find me flipping throught the stations stopping on ESPN, AMC, Food Network, Bravo, Comedy Central, FX, NESN, USA, and MSNBC.
Music:I listen to most styles of music with the exception of grunge, rap, classical, and heavy metal.
Video Games:I don't any non-sport video games.
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New York Yankees
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Jeff Gordon
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Jim Rome
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