Boston Herald Is the Local Line King in Sports

Ever since the Boston Globe dumped the Tank McNamara comic strip from its Scoreboard page last year (a move the hardreading staff roundly denounced), the hately local broadsheet has been shrinking its agate-type offerings at an alarming rate.

Exhibit Umpteen: Saturday’s edition of the Globe, specifically the top of the Scoreboard page.

 

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Look at all those college basketball games. Then look at the anemic Latest line.

That’s just sad.

Crosstown at the Boston Herald, meanwhile, there was this:

 

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And that’s just the half of it. Literally.

Today’s editions bring more of the same. Globe Sports:

 

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Herald Sports:

 

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Hey, Globeniks: Get your sports guys in line, eh?

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