Johnny Damon cuts off Manny Ramirez’s first pitch


The Red Sox held a reunion for their 2004 World Series championship team before Wednesday’s game against the Braves. Manny Ramirez, who has been hired as a player-coach for the Triple-A Iowa Cubs, was in attendance. So was Johnny Damon.

You might remember this blooper¬†from that 2004 championship season, which will forever be included on “Manny Being Manny” highlight reels …

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Damon got a bit of revenge for that surprise cutoff when Manny went to throw his ceremonial first pitch on Wednesday night at Fenway Park, with a cameo from Jason Varitek at catcher …

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Ramirez spoke about the end of his Red Sox tenure with Sean McAdam of