Change Yawkey Way to Jimmy Fund Way.
Design a statue with Big Papi putting his arm around a brave kid to match the Ted Williams Jimmy Fund statue outside Fenway Park on the corner of Ipswich and Van Ness.
Place the statue on the renamed street. Make the inspiration so striking, so beautiful that nobody will dare start an ugly fuss.
And then move on.
When Red Sox principal owner John Henry told the Boston Herald on Thursday that he's still "haunted" by the racist legacy of Yawkey and the franchise wants to take the lead on renaming the Jersey Street extension first named in honor of the former owner in 1977, my immediate reaction was that this should...