It was a shame I didn't link to the this Manny farewell column today by Boston Herald writer Gerry Callahan, who gave Manny Ramirez the swift Boston dropkick out of New England that was a little over the top in its good riddance-ness. Callahan destroys Ramirez's character with such viciousness that it's surprising he didn't just haul off and accuse Manny of snubbing cancer-ridden kids. Oh wait. He did do that.
Manny wasn't the only big story that happened this week. Here's a few more
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