life lessons http://ripr.org en Scott MacKay Commentary: What We Can Learn As Part Of Red Sox Nation http://ripr.org/post/scott-mackay-commentary-what-we-can-learn-part-red-sox-nation <p>The Boston Red Sox, New England’s most beloved sports team, are the world champions of baseball. Rhode Island Public Radio's political analyst Scott MacKay wonders what we can learn from these men who played a boys game with joy.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Fifty years ago, the French-born cultural historian Jacques Barzun wrote a lyrical paean to baseball. His most noted passage was that ``whoever wants to know the heart and mind of America had better learn baseball, the rules, and reality of the game.’’</p> Mon, 04 Nov 2013 13:24:28 +0000 Scott MacKay 24241 at http://ripr.org Scott MacKay Commentary: What We Can Learn As Part Of Red Sox Nation