Ben Cherington

Ben Cherington
DJ Bean
August 19, 2015 - 1:16 pm
As Ben Cherington gave his final press conference as a Red Sox employee, the longtime executive repeatedly circled back to two words: all-in. Cherington explained Wednesday that because he felt he couldn'€™t be all-in in a role working under new president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski ,...
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John Henry and Tom Werner were disappointed, but understood Ben Cherington's decision. (WEEI.com)
Ryan Hannable
August 19, 2015 - 12:51 pm
On Aug. 4 when the Tigers and Dave Dombrowski parted ways, John Henry and Tom Werner had interest in him, but they knew there would be some risk involved. After all, general manager Ben Cherington had been with the Red Sox for the last four years as general manager and 17 years as a full-time...
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Sam Kennedy
August 19, 2015 - 9:46 am
Red Sox vice president/COO Sam Kennedy joined Merloni and Fauria on Wednesday as part of the Jimmy Fund Radio-Telethon to talk about the Red Sox ' partnership with the Jimmy Fund and Dana Farber as well as the coming changes to the organization. To hear the interview, go to the Merloni and Fauria...
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Torey Lovullo
Ryan Hannable
August 18, 2015 - 8:20 pm
Red Sox interim manager Torey Lovullo put it best when speaking following Tuesday's game after it was announced the team has hired Dave Dombrowski as president of baseball operations and general manager Ben Cherington will not stick around. "It's been an awkward week to say the least starting with...
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David Ortiz
Ryan Hannable
August 18, 2015 - 7:47 pm
Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz has been around the game a long time -- 19 years between three organizations -- so he knows how the business side of baseball works. With the Red Sox headed towards their second last place finish in the AL East in as many years and third in the last four, it's...
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Dustin Pedroia
DJ Bean
August 18, 2015 - 7:46 pm
Ben Cherington'€™s time with the Red Sox long predates the arrivals of recent championships (2004, 2007 and 2013) and the team'€™s veteran leaders. His four-year stint as Boston's general manager will be remembered for the World Series championship he delivered in 2013 and the treacherous...
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Eduardo Rodriguez was dominant Tuesday night against the Indians. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
DJ Bean
August 18, 2015 - 6:08 pm
After getting crushed in his last outing, Eduardo Rodriguez spent his time between eight strong innings Tuesday watching his teammates rough up Cleveland'€™s various pitchers. Rodriguez, who allowed eight earned runs on nine hits last week against the Marlins, was dominant on Tuesday in a 9-1 win...
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Ben Cherington
Ryan Hannable
August 14, 2015 - 2:14 pm
Like the rest of the organization, general manager Ben Cherington was shocked when he heard the news on Thursday that manager John Farrell was diagnosed with stage one lymphoma. Cherington was on his way to Greenville when Farrell called him during a layover. "He called me yesterday," Cherington...
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Ben Cherington admitted being "wrong" with the expectations for the 2015 Red Sox. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)
Ryan Hannable
July 31, 2015 - 4:24 pm
There were certainly high expectations for the 2015 Red Sox as going into the season with the acquisitions of Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval some thought the Red Sox offense could score 800 runs. That's been far from the case as the team has averaged 4.13 runs per game, 16th in the baseball. It'...
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Ben Cherington
Ryan Hannable
July 31, 2015 - 1:57 pm
The Red Sox were involved in many trade discussions this week, but ultimately the trade deadline passed without any major moves being made. The team did acquire reliever Ryan Cook from the Athletics in a cash dea l. "We had a busy few days. We worked on a lot of stuff," general manager Ben...
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