Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 5/24/13
Sam Galanis Contributing Writer John Farrell has done a great job as the Red Sox manager so far. There’s no denying that. But there’s still a little place in the hearts of Red Sox fans that belongs to Terry “Tito” Francona. I’m sure there aren’t too many managers who get welcomed back to their old ballpark with a video montage and chants, or at least nice ones, from the crowd. That being said, here are three things that we miss the most about Tito: 1) His press savvy AP Photo/Charles Krupa It seems as though no one could work the press quite like Tito. He always knew the right things to say. Coming from low-key Oakland, he was thrown into a city that has some of the most brutal baseball coverage, but he handled it like a champ. The Red Sox could be absolutely bombing, but listening to those post-game press conferences would make you feel like everything was going to be okay. He was always very genuine when speaking to the Boston media. He took the blame for things. He didn’t get...
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