Hard to believe but true. Apparently two World Series Championships in four years doesn't fry the bacon for some. I'll stop right there however, as I could never put it better than Howard Bryant on ESPN. Fantastic piece on how underrated the understated Tito is.
Some really nice sections to the piece, none better than the following;
And yet each victory cements for him a position once considered unattainable in Boston: He has outlasted the legendary Boston star system to quietly become the most successful manager in the history of the Red Sox.
Check it out, if you are a Boston fan it might even cheer you up after last night.