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5 Reasons Jason Varitek Would Be Instant Hit as Boston Red Sox Manager
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Varitek was honored at Fenway back in July

After spending nearly seven months at home with his family and adjusting to life as a non-major league baseball player, Jason Varitek is back with the Boston Red Sox.

However, it is not as manager as many Red Sox fans had hoped. For the time being, that is probably best.

Varitek was hired last week as the Special Assistant to General Manager Ben Cherington.

While his new role will allow him to learn the ropes of the front office, it may not have a direct impact on the 2013 Boston Red Sox season.

The path to becoming the manager is inevitable. Here's why when he gets there, he will be an instant hit.

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