Found October 31, 2012 on NESN.com:
June 24 was the last time the Fenway Faithful saw Kevin Youkilis in a Red Sox uniform, and oh what a scene it was. Few players have ever gotten the kind of sendoff Youkilis did on that day, leaving the field to a standing ovation after knocking an RBI triple and being lifted for a pinch runner. It was an impressive show of appreciation for a player who not only gave 100 percent effort on each and every play throughout his career, but was generally viewed -- along with Dustin Pedroia -- as the embodiment of what Red Sox baseball is all about. With that kind of closure, few would imagine -- though many fans surely hoped -- that Youkilis would be seen wearing Boston's colors again. However, with the White Sox declining the 33-year-old's $13 million option for 2013 on Tuesday, could a reunion actually happen? It's an interesting scenario to think about, and one that shouldn't be immediately written off. In short, the circumstances under which Youkili...
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