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SPORTS ILLUSTRASIAN: What Do You Call The Rookie Hazing Of Junichi Tazawa?

September 18th, 2009 | 0 comments | Posted by Jen


Also “adorable,” but y’all know how we feel about drag queens.

[WBZ: 2009 Red Sox Rookies In Drag]
[via Center Field]
[photo via Sox & Dawgs]

Thanks, Dave! Go Sox!

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BABEWATCH: Junichi Tazawa

April 7th, 2009 | 0 comments | Posted by Jen

Name: Junichi Tazawa

Age: 22

Hails from: Yokohama, Japan

Occupation: Baseball pitcher

Why He’s a Babe: When the 22 year-old Red Sox right-hander pitches, his eyes get wide and his lips press together in a line, and he kinda looks like an adorable Sanrio character. But though the MLB newbie has a sweet baby face, there’s nothing babyish about his stuff, including his 97 mph-fastball that first impressed MLB scouts. “Taz” may have just been sent down to the Sox’s double-A farm team, the Portland Sea Dogs, because he’s still wet behind the ears, but we predict it won’t be long before we see his cute mug crop up in the bigs.


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