Found February 26, 2013 on NESN.com:
Alfredo Aceves may be unpredictable and unconventional, but this kind of unpredictability and unconventionality is welcomed. Aceves, who turned some heads with questionable behavior earlier in spring training after a rocky last season with the Red Sox, got the approving nod of his team Monday afternoon when he did something that’s become a rarity in the game. After putting in his innings, he stayed on the bench with his teammates rather than heading into the clubhouse. “I thought that was pretty interesting,” Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo said, according to ESPN. “I think it speaks volumes about what Alfredo means to this team. He came back in, he was engaged, he was rooting us on. It was nice to see. Kind of a throwback moment.” Aceves wouldn’t take any extra credit or attention for the move, choosing to smooth it over in much of the same way he has with actions that have skewed in the other direction. “What is important for me is to be with my teammates,” he said. “I want us t...
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