Nomar Garciaparra called it a career yesterday and went out as member of the Red Sox.
Dan Shaughnessy was not buying the Nomar-Red Sox love fest yesterday.
Bob Ryan pays tribute to a player who had such a sweet swing and hit everything hard.
An editorial on Garciaparra returning home.
The notebook has Jon Lester upset about maple bats, Jason Varitek returning, Dice-K throwing, Jacoby Ellsbury slugging and the team doing some traveling.
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