Based on their track record, the Red Sox won't go for a big name as manager.
Terry Francona's departure brings stunned sadness from some players.
The Red Sox are riding the hot hand, starting rookie Ryan Lavarnway at catcher on Wednesday.
Red Sox manager Terry Francona set his rotation for the Tampa Bay Rays series, with Josh Beckett pitching Friday.
Despite some setbacks, the 2011 Sox have lived up to all that preseason hype.
Daisuke Matsuzaka is scheduled to start against the Orioles on Thursday.
With O's manager Dave Trembley fired, Terry Francona reflects on tough times.