Sunday, June 1, 2008

Manny Hits 500

I'm not the biggest Manny fan but got to give credit where it's deserved. Congrats Manny. Here's a little part of Gordon Edes piece. Read article here

"I'm just proud to do it and move on," Ramírez said. "Now I can be myself and have fun."

The home run ball was collared by Damon Woo, a 40-year-old Sox fan originally from Nahant, Mass., who was sitting in Section 94 with his brother, Jason, who shielded him from the mad scrum that followed. After being escorted by an official from Major League Baseball on hand to authenticate the occasion, the brothers agreed to exchange the ball with Ramírez for autographed balls and bats, an uncommon act of unselfishness at a time when the baseball memorabilia market has set the price for such souvenirs in the hundreds of thousands of dollars Continue reading

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