Originally posted on NESN.com  |  Last updated 4/21/12
Bobby Valentine was bargaining with the baseball gods, asking them what he would have to do to manage again. "Nothing," they said, hiding their mouths behind their hands as they smirked and chortled to each other. "In fact, we'll give you the Red Sox. Enjoy yourself, Bobby. You deserve to be back in baseball." That may be farce, but Valentine's managerial tenure with the Red Sox certainly took a turn into the unbelievable on Saturday, when what was once a certain victory over the Yankees devolved into another mess. Valentine has seen it all this season. His starting trifecta of...

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