The former Sox captain’s new spouse certainly isn’t shy on Twitter. A few weeks ago, when it looked as though Bobby Valentine’s days might be numbered as Sox manager, she raised a few eyebrows with this tweet: “Yes, of course I think my husband would make an outstanding #Red Sox Manager one day. It is an opportunity that we normal humans wish we could have.
Rumors of Varitek and Watney’s relationship had been swirling for months prior to the divorce filings.
During 2009 spring training in Fort Myers, FL, Heidi posted a video blog on
Varitek’s ex wife Karen, was extremely active with the Red Sox wives charitable endeavors.
The news of their divorce in 2008 surprised many in the community and the team.
************ Though the rumors of Varitek dating Heidi Watney were never confirmed, it would appear that they are definitely not an item now, if they ever were.