"I want to be here ‘til they rip this jersey off my back."
Sometimes all it takes to forget the sting of the betrayal that is Jacoby Ellsbury’s new pinstripes is remembering that we still have players like this guy. At the BBWAA dinner Jon Lester expressed his sincere interest in returning to his ‘home’. While talks have yet to begin, Lester is hopeful for an extension. In response to Lester’s remarks, Larry Lucchino said, “We love the cradle-to-grave Red Sox player.”
Yes, we do.