Play Tom Petty’s I Won’t Back Down at Fenway? Of course. Play it to death ie: Sweet Caroline? Please. No.

Fans push Tom Petty classic for new Red Sox tune

The Red Sox already have "Sweet Caroline." They would be smart to keep their mitts off "I Won't Back Down."A petition surfaced Tuesday pushing for the Red Sox to swap out Neil Diamond's "Sweet Caroline" for Tom Petty's "I Won't Back Down.

BOSTON – OCTOBER 24: The song lyric “The Waiting is the hardest part” by recording artist Tom Petty is seen along with written messages on the wall inside the room behind the green monster prior to Game One of the 2007 Major League Baseball World Series between the Colorado Rockies and the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on October 24, 2007 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)