April 8th will be the annual Pawtucket Red Sox Welcome Home Banquet.
The whole team and RJ will be there. Steve Hyder will be there (and let me tell you, Hyder looks great!)
Bob Montgomery and Frank Malzone are the special guests. Johnny Pesky usually comes, too.
It's being held at a super-secret location in Blackstone Valley. I'll give you one hint: Not Pawtucket.
Okay, one more hint: The location is mentioned on page 211 of Roger Kahn's 'The Boys of Summer'. Clem Labine used to hang there.
Last year Brandon Moss stabbed Jeff Natale's hand with a salad fork when Natale tried to pluck a cherry tomato off Moss's plate. Then we went over to Jerry's house...