||[Feb. 26th, 2006|01:53 pm]
Manny *heart* Millar
Francona also isn’t worried that Ramirez will be adversely affected by the loss of Kevin Millar, who signed with Baltimore this winter. Millar served as somewhat of a caretaker (even, at times, a media liaison or "translator") for Ramirez.
"I think they had a special relationship," said Francona, "but I don’t think that will cause his RBI total to go down."