Sox: Manny gave us great moments

Updated: June 15, 2010, 7:12 PM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- They allowed Nomar Garciaparra to retire as one of their own and accorded Pedro Martinez a hero's welcome, inviting him to throw out the ceremonial pitch on Opening Day.

Now, with Manny Ramirez returning for the first time since he was traded almost two years ago, the Red Sox are choosing to overlook another acrimonious parting and focusing on happier days.

At least that's the position adopted by club owner John W. Henry, who declined to answer what he termed "negative ...

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