“Surviving Grady is Red Sox Nation’s Mystery Science Theater 3000. Brilliant, irreverrant and merciless.”
– Stewart O’Nan, co-author (with Stephen King) of Faithful.
“Anyone not reading Surviving Grady should be reading it. It’s funny and well written, neither of which are easy.”
— Amalie Benjamin, Red Sox beat writer, Boston Globe
Since this blog began in 2004, we’ve been fortunate to have a number of nice things said about us by a number of high-profile media establishments.
Surviving Grady was named Best Overall New England Sports Blogat the 2009 TruFan New England Blog Awards. Votes were submitted by fans, which is cool.
Deadspin named SurvivingGrady.com among the top three Red Sox blogs.
The Boston Globe featured an article about us and the blog back in 2007. You can access a PDF of the story here.
The Boston Phoenix also interviewed us about our book. You can read that interview here.
The great Amalie Benjamin, Red Sox beat writer for the Boston Globe, was kind enough to give SG a shout out in one of her Amalie’s Mailbag columns. You can check a PDF of that here (scroll to the last question).
Last but not least, one of my personal favorite moments came when Denton stormed the NESN broadcast booth during a 2005 spring training game, and Jerry Remy kindly pimped Surviving Grady: The Book. Afterward, I can only assume, he had Denton beaten. Here’s a clip of the plug: