March 7th, 2009, 05:00 PM #1
The book on Manny: He loves L.A.! Boston? Not so much
An excerpt from the book 'Becoming Manny' reveals details of Manny Ramirez's acrimonious departure from the Red Sox and his joyous arrival and honeymoon with the Dodgers and their fans.
This is an excerpt from "Becoming Manny", a new book about Manny Ramirez by Jean Rhodes and Shawn Boburg.
March 7th, 2009, 06:20 PM #2
There isn't a lot of space to hide in Boston, and there are few celebrities to draw the attention away. There are no bigger rockstars in Boston than the Red Sox. Some can hack it and some can't.
I can't blame him for wanting out, but that's kind of a douche-y way to do it. I'm still more-or-less a Manny fan and I'm glad he's returning to what I guess would be my favorite NL team.