He is. Read this, and remember that it’s written by a Hall of Famer who is more in tune with the inner workings of Boston Red Sox than just about anyone.
And then, on top of all of this, Manny fails to run out a ground ball deep in the hole at third while the Sox were being no-hit by the Angels’ John Lackey.
Mr. Gammons says it all, and then some. The Sox, the media and the fans all tried to laugh it all off as “Manny being Manny.”
No, it was always just “Manny being about Manny”, and “Manny meaning Money.”