Ben Cherington

July 28, 2014 - 11:09 am
The outlook of the 2014 season looks bleak for the Red Sox . With just four days until the July 31 trade deadline and 10 1/2 games out of first place, it appears that Boston is ready to wave the white flag on the year and prepare to add assets for future campaigns. "Anything we do between now and...
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July 26, 2014 - 2:18 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- It's been a tough time for a Red Sox team and front office that had bold visions of defending their 2013 championship. Just over 100 games into the 2014 season, all parties around the team have been forced to recalibrate their view of the world, to wonder what's been missing...
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July 17, 2014 - 6:04 am
Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington joined Dennis & Callahan on Thursday morning to discuss the contract negotiations between the team and Jon Lester as well as the state of the club. To listen to the interview, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page . The 2014 season has been...
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July 09, 2014 - 4:51 pm
Red Sox GM Ben Cherington is well aware of the foremost issue facing his team. A Red Sox offense that led the majors in 2013 in runs per game is now dead last in the American League in that category, entering Wednesday's game with 3.74 runs per night. Fixing that will be a focus for the Sox both...
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July 09, 2014 - 4:12 pm
After 90 games, it'€™s hard to assess the 2014 Red Sox season as anything but a failure. A Red Sox squad fresh off a 97-win campaign that resulted in a World Series title was expected to once again establish itself as the cream of the crop in the American League  this season -€“- not slump to...
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Ryan Hannable
July 06, 2014 - 8:08 am
There was some speculation this past offseason the Red Sox were giving some consideration in signing free agent outfielder Nelson Cruz . The Orioles slugger is having a terrific first half of the season, hitting .286 with 27 home runs (first in the American League ), to go along with 70 RBI (also...
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July 03, 2014 - 6:44 am
Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington joined Dennis & Callahan on Thursday morning to discuss the state of the team, Xander Bogaerts '€™ severe slump and Jon Lester '€™s future. To listen to the interview, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page . All momentum that Boston...
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June 19, 2014 - 7:06 am
Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington joined Dennis & Callahan on Thursday to discuss David Ortiz 's outburst against the Fenway Park scorekeeper, John Lackey 's contract and the current state of the team. To hear the interview, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page . The Red...
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June 10, 2014 - 3:38 pm
BALTIMORE -- The tandem of Jackie Bradley Jr . and Grady Sizemore has left the Sox at the bottom of the American League in center field offensive production. Sox center fielders entered Tuesday at the bottom of the league in average (.190), OBP (.285) and slugging mark (.287). Yet GM Ben Cherington...
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June 10, 2014 - 3:29 pm
BALTIMORE -- Red Sox GM Ben Cherington said that he did not regret signing shortstop Stephen Drew , and categorically denied that media pressures had pushed the Sox to sign him. Though Drew (who is sitting out of his second straight game on Tuesday with oblique soreness) is 1-for-14, Cherington...
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