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  1. Possible pennant race X factors

    Jim Bowden

    It's coming down to the wire, and every game counts in the pennant race. With several teams still clinging to postseason hopes, even the slightest developments -- an injury, a surprise performance, an emerging rookie -- can make the difference. These...

    Blog | September 05, 2014
  2. Boras: Ellsbury interest higher than normal

    Gordon Edes

    ORLANDO -- Three years ago, when the Red Sox signed outfielder Carl Crawford to a seven-year, $142 million contract, then-manager Terry Francona quickly labeled him a "game-changer," while rival manager Joe Girardi of the Yankees called him a "differ...

    Blog | November 13, 2013
  3. Carl Crawford is loving LA's fresh breezes

    Mark Saxon

    LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly has never been all that worried about how Carl Crawford would handle the pressure of a massive contract and a new team. He already went through that in Boston. But that doesn't mean Crawford...

    Blog | April 08, 2013
  4. Francona: The Ultimate Red Sox Quiz

    Gordon Edes

    Plenty already has been said and written about "Francona: The Red Sox years," the new book co-authored by former Sox manager Terry Francona and Boston Globe sports columnist Dan Shaughnessy, which offers an inside look at Francona's eight years as So...

    Blog | January 27, 2013
  5. Ben: Always about winning, not sizzle

    ESPNBoston.com

    Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington acknowledged Thursday on Boston sports radio station WEEI that the just-released book by former manager Terry Francona doesn't paint Red Sox owners in the best light, but insisted that the organization has alway...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  6. Terry Francona's book describes Boston Red Sox owners as image-co...

    The owners of the Boston Red Sox were preoccupied with sagging TV ratings and hired marketing consultants who urged the team to place a greater emphasis on "good-looking stars," according to an excerpt from a book co-authored by Terry Francona.

    Story | Conversation | January 15, 2013
  7. For Boston Red Sox, what a difference a year makes

    Jeremy Lundblad

    It now has been a full calendar year since the decline of the Red Sox began.

    Story | Conversation | August 31, 2012
  8. Francona 'astounded' by Sox trade

    ESPNBoston.com

    Former Red Sox manager Terry Francona admitted Thursday that he was as "shocked" as everyone else at the blockbuster trade Boston pulled off involving the centerpieces of his roster last season, Josh Beckett, Adrian Gonzalez and Carl Crawford. Spe...

    Blog | August 30, 2012
  9. 'Embarrassed' Crawford sits; Tito visits

    Gordon Edes

    NEW YORK -- Boston Red Sox left fielder Carl Crawford said he feels "fine" and wants to play. Manager Bobby Valentine wants to play him. But on Saturday morning, Crawford said he was told by team trainers that he is now on a "four-day" program, and b...

    Blog | July 28, 2012
  10. Francona responds to Crawford dig

    ESPNBoston.com

    ESPN analyst Terry Francona on Friday responded to comments made by Red Sox left fielder Carl Crawford, who recently took issue with the former Red Sox manager for dropping him down in the batting order early last season. "I think our revisionist...

    Blog | July 20, 2012
  11. Carl Crawford says he has no regrets about signing with Boston Re...

    Gordon Edes

    Carl Crawford says he has no regrets about signing with the Red Sox.

    Story | Conversation | July 19, 2012
  12. Dustin Pedroia eager to prove Boston Red Sox critics wrong

    Gordon Edes

    Dustin Pedroia is eager to resume play and prove critics of the Red Sox wrong.

    Story | Conversation | July 13, 2012
  13. Podcast: Bobby V talks Bard, Crawford

    ESPNBoston.com

    Bobby Valentine joined ESPN NY 98.7 FM's Michael Kay Show for his weekly appearance Friday and weighed in on a number of topics. • On Daniel Bard's demotion to Triple-A Pawtucket: "His last outing he threw 5 strikes in about 33 pitch...

    Blog | June 08, 2012
  14. New York Yankees have Bobby Valentine hoping Boston Red Sox have ...

    Ian O'Connor

    Beleaguered Bobby V hopes Yanks' epic comeback is rock bottom for Red Sox.

    Story | Conversation | April 21, 2012
  15. New York Yankees get close look at Boston Red Sox circus

    Johnette Howard

    The Red Sox's inner-yet-public turmoil is straight out of The Boss' book.

    Story | Conversation | April 19, 2012
  16. Boston Red Sox swoon a product of sustained MLB success

    Howard Bryant

    Sooner or later, the Red Sox balloon was bound to burst. No franchise could be expected to sustain such a draining and taxing regimen for so long a time.

    Story | Conversation | April 18, 2012