Jacoby Ellsbury hit a game-ending, two-run double on Joe Smith’s first pitch, capping a four-run, ninth- inning rally that lifted the Boston Red Sox over the Cleveland Indians 6-5 Sunday.
Sitting at the visiting manager’s desk Sunday morning, Cleveland’s Terry Francona didn’t hide how much he enjoyed his days with the Red Sox.
Theo Epstein traded for Adrian Gonzalez and signed Carl Crawford following pressure from Boston Red Sox owners to build a “sexy team,” according to a book co-authored by former Boston Red Sox manager Terry Francona.
A year after being fired by the Red Sox, Terry Francona has been introduced as manager of the Cleveland Indians.
On Monday morning, former Red Sox manager Terry Francona, on ESPN Radio, called new manager Bobby Valentine’s ban on beer in the clubhouse a “PR move.”
Boston Red Sox owner John Henry popped in on a Boston radio show on Friday to deny that the club conducted a smear campaign against manager Terry Francona after letting him go.
One possible candidate for the job of Red Sox manager is Philadelphia Phillies bench coach Pete Mackanin, according to the Boston Globe.
Fox analyst Tim McCarver will miss the first two games of the AL Championship series because of a medical procedure and will be replaced by former Boston Red Sox manager Terry Francona.
The Red Sox are hoping they can recover quickly from this season’s unprecedented September swoon– just like they did in 2004, when Terry Francona replaced Grady Little after a catastrophic playoff collapse and led the team to the championship in his first year.
Terry Francona met with Boston Red Sox management on Friday to discuss his future as manager.