Originally Posted by Daver
And if they don't the 4 mil flyer on a known cheater has the potential to alienate a good chunk of the fanbase, that is those that did not get alienated by the claim in the first place.
I would bet the Sox would lose more fans doing nothing then going for it and getting Manny. Baseball Fans have short memories. The first time Manny hits a big HR for the Sox many will forgive him. Then, when he signs elsewhere next year, we will resume calling him names.