Ten fucking seconds on Google got me this:
October 14, 2003It's gonna be hard to root for this fat, lying fuck this year.
Wells keeps curse going
By Steve Wilstein, The Associated Press
BOSTON -- If the Bambino is looking down, he's smiling at Boomer. ... "I believe in it," Wells said, meaning the curse. "That's just one man's opinion. ... I just try to follow suit and keep that theory alive."