ESPN: You played Roy Hobbs in the Natural, and does --My new hero. C'mon Sox -- let's get a couple more runs.
RR [stares at interviewer icily]: Yes. I did.
ESPN [flustered]: Yes, you did. When you watch David Ortiz hit, does -- does he remind of you of Roy Hobbs?
Friday, September 30, 2005
...Giving the best "celebrity sports fan interview" I have ever seen. I had no idea he was a Sox fan; apparently this is first time in Fenway, and he keeps cutting off the interviewer for each pitch -- "hold on". So much better than anything Ben Affleck, Billy Crystal, etc. has ever said in such interviews. Highlight: