Everybody who knew him figured Red Sox boss Theo Epstein would be a GM one day. But who figured that day would come so soon?
Updated: March 17, 2003, 12:12 PM ETBy By Steve Wulf, ESPN The Magazine
Midwinter, 1 a.m. Theo Epstein was walking home from his new office in Fenway Park when his cell phone rang. What now, he thought at the end of another 16-hour day in another 80-hour week. What could possibly be the matter? "Hey, dude," said the voice of an old Yale buddy. "You were just on Jay Leno."
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