Much has been made of Manny Ramirez' location during the National League Championship Series Game Four rally that essentially killed the Los Angeles Dodgers' 2009 season. The Bums' year didn't officially end until Brad Lidge pulled the curtain on Game Five, butùif any baseball game were ever a formalityùthe clincher qualified in the wake of the devastation wrought on Monday night. Given all that rode on Jonathan Broxton preserving the win that evaporated with Jimmy Rollins' scalding line drive, one would think Man-Ram could've troubled himself to stick around in the dugout. Instead, the enigmatic slugger was lathering up in the shower. I'd love to blow this out of proportionùmake a mountain from a molehill, tempest in a teacup, all that good stuff. In truth, however, the episode doesn't ...
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