On Monday, the Red Sox traded Victorino to the LA Angles, and it seems like he took it pretty hard. He seemed to have thoroughly enjoyed his three years with the Sox. Late Monday night he tweeted this farwell to Boston:
— Shane Victorino (@ShaneVictorino) July 28, 2015
He also gave an emotional press conference, thanking the Sox for taking a chance on him.
He broke down more when a reporter asked him about his “Three Little Birds” walk out song, saying, “When I get to Anaheim, I’ll have to change it for the sole sake of respect for Red Sox Nation.”