Red Sox
Each game, left fielder Manny Ramírez leads the team out on the field after the exchange of lineup cards. ‘‘He just likes to,’’ says manager Terry Francona (not pictured), whose ritual includes not wearing a uniform with a number on the back.
Player superstitions
Each game, left fielder Manny Ramírez leads the team out on the field after the exchange of lineup cards. ‘‘He just likes to,’’ says manager Terry Francona (not pictured), whose ritual includes not wearing a uniform with a number on the back.
(Globe Staff Photo / Stan Grossfeld)