File photo of Bobby Valentine in 2002, when he managed the Mets. (Photo by Stephen Chernin/Getty Images)

Valentine Talks About Baseball And 9/11

Stamford native and Sacred Heart University Athletic Director Bobby Valentine said on the twelfth anniversary of the September 11th terror attacks that there were some hard feelings among the Mets players about the way the New York Yankees were portrayed in the days following 9/11.


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Red Sox Hire Farrell As New Manager, Send Aviles To Blue Jays

The Boston Red Sox hired John Farrell to be their new manager on Sunday, obtaining their former pitching coach from the Blue Jays in a trade for infielder Mike Aviles.


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Red Sox Fire Valentine

The Boston Red Sox fired manager Bobby Valentine on Thursday after one season in which he failed to bring order to a clubhouse that disintegrated during the 2011 pennant race.


Jarrod Saltalamacchia (Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Red Sox Move Out Of Last Place With Defeat of Blue Jays

As a tumultuous and disappointing season draws to
a close, the Boston Red Sox are starting to see hopeful signs for
the future.


Bobby Valentine (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Trades, Injuries Leave Sox With “Weakest Roster”

Who said: “This is the weakest roster we’ve ever had in September in the history of baseball. It could use help everywhere?”


Bobby Valentine (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Valentine Says “Punch” Line Was Joke

Boston manager Bobby Valentine insisted he wasn’t serious Wednesday when he threatened to punch a talk-show host in the mouth.


MINNEAPOLIS, MN - APRIL 25: Alfredo Aceves #91 of the Boston Red Sox delivers a pitch against the Minnesota Twins during the ninth inning on April 25, 2012 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Red Sox defeated the Twins 7-6. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Valentine Expects Suspended Aceves To Join Sox For West Coast Trip

Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine said that he expects suspended reliever Alfredo Aceves to join the team when Boston opens a nine-game west coast trip Tuesday night against the Los Angeles Angels.


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Valentine Apologizes To Youkilis

Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine questioned Kevin Youkilis’ commitment to the game in his weekly television interview, then apologized to the Boston third baseman on Monday.


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Bard Gives Up Five Runs As He Tries To Work Into Red Sox Starting Rotation

Competing for a spot in Boston’s starting rotation, Daniel Bard gave up five runs and six hits in six innings of a 6-5 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays.


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Red Sox, Yankees In Spring Training Tie

Bobby Valentine still wasn’t happy even after Ryan Sweeney scored on a squeeze bunt in the ninth inning to give the Boston Red Sox a 4-4 tie against the rival New York Yankees on Thursday night.