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Here's looking at you, Theo

As Boston's Boy Wonder moves on, the Sox are left with their own drama

Updated: October 24, 2011, 9:21 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- And so, the ending is different than the one penned by his grandfather and great-uncle, the Oscar winners.

This wasn't Casablanca. This was Yawkey Way, and this time the hero, Theo Epstein, took the letters of transport and boarded the plane.

(Although that may well have been Larry Lucchino as Major Strasser, taking a couple of plugs to the midsection on Epstein's way out of town.)

The Red Sox and Chicago Cubs, with a push from commissioner Bud Selig, set aside their ...

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