How do you say Thank You?
Ahe’ee – Jacoby Ellsbury! (first Navajo in MLB; not even officially enough games to be a rookie yet!) Dine Bizaad (Navajo Language)
Domo Arigato Gozai Masu – Daisuke Matsuzaka (first Red Sox Rookie to win WS game and tied w/Babe Ruth for 2 RBIs) and Hideki dig deep Okajima – Japanese (and gokuro-sama!)
Obrigado – Dustin Pedroia – for proving to the world that it’s not the size of the dog in the fight, but the size of the fight in the dog – Portuguese
Merci beaucoup – Eric Gagne – this is better than hockey, eh? French
Mult’umesc – Kevin Youkilis – Romanian &
Toda – Youk again – from one (honorary) M.o.T. to another. I’m a “two-fer” too – Hebrew
Mille Grazie – Terry Francona – Italian
Go raibh maith agaibh – Boston thanks you all (Gaelic)
To every guy on the team – you made us proud!
Next we’ll return to our regularly scheduled programming – the exciting conclusion of “Teach a Man to Fish.”