April 10, 2002

A peek at one night when Grady Little was still new and relatively popular. (Red Sox managers’ popularity cannot possibly stay as high as it is when they start their Boston career with four wins in the skipper’s first five games.)

Manny Ramirez had a three-run homer, Brian Daubach had a two-run homer, and Nomar Garciaparra and Jason Varitek had solo shots to rout the Kansas City Royals at Fenway, 8-4.

Tim Wakefield worked five innings, allowing four runs on five hits, to get his first win of the season.

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