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Carl Crawford gets second chance

With Bobby Valentine in his corner, outfielder not throwing in towel on Boston

Updated: February 21, 2012, 10:15 PM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- This was the question for Bobby Valentine as he removed his microphone following his media session Monday afternoon.

Could Carl Crawford possibly imagine losing a footrace to his manager?

"Why would he?" Valentine said. "Crooked-legged old guy with gray hair?"

The tweet had come from @WesYee, whose profile identifies him as a marketing manager on the West Coast. He noted that in high school, Crawford had run the 60-yard dash in 6.38 seconds, ...

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