For a 36-year-old man who quit on his last team, it was a golden chance at redemption, an unthinkable deal of a lifetime.Moving on to other sports: Hub Blog officially welcomes the arrival of Mikki Moore and Stephon Marbury to Boston, though it's not exactly reassuring when you read headlines like this: 'Ex-coach: Marbury's Not A Jerk.' Really? OK. (FYI: The headline was on the print front page this morning, but not on the online story.) ... File this under: I don't care. ... It's amazing how many MLB players attended Weight Watchers during the off-season.
This week, by every stretch of the wildest imagination, the Dodgers made Manny Ramirez a no-lose proposition.
By rejecting it Thursday, Ramirez has officially lost it.
He's lost his dignity. He's lost his perspective. He's lost his marbles.