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Alex Reimer
April 04, 2019 - 2:21 pm
Umpire Ron Kulpa went viral Thursday for jawing with the Astros dugout on at least three occasions and acting like a big jerk. The Red Sox are all too familiar with the veteran official’s unprofessional and combative behavior. Three years ago, Kulpa ejected both David Ortiz and ex-manager John...
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Ryan Hannable
October 24, 2018 - 5:57 pm
Every manager is different, especially when it comes to the way they handle their teams. For Alex Cora, he prides himself as being one of the guys and it's not uncommon to see him hanging out with his players inside the clubhouse. For John Farrell, who managed the Red Sox from 2013-17, he didn't do...
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Lucy Burdge
October 11, 2018 - 5:41 am
Welcome to Thursday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . THURSDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NFL: Philadelphia at NY Giants, 8:20 p.m. (Fox, NFL Network) NHL: Edmonton at Boston, 7 p.m. (NESN) AROUND THE WEB: --...
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Rob Bradford
September 26, 2018 - 7:23 am
John Farrell isn't ready to put this managing thing completely in the rearview mirror. According to multiple reports out of Cincinnati, Reds president of baseball operations Dick Williams told reporters that Farrell was in line to be interviewed for the team's managing job. Other candidates who...
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Rob Bradford
July 20, 2018 - 7:42 am
It seems like a good time to check in on this fun thing. When one Red Sox player after another went on that bench at the beginning of spring training and cited one of their goals as to have more fun, I rolled my eyes a bit. It sounds good, but this is also a results business and whether or not the...
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Alex Reimer
April 11, 2018 - 12:44 pm
John Farrell provided the Red Sox with a pretty good life. They won a World Series under his stewardship and captured the AL East twice. Sure, there were flashier managers with more affability and a greater understanding of analytics. But Farrell was solid. It’s hard to complain about 93-win...
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Ryan Hannable
April 10, 2018 - 11:17 pm
After being fired at the end of last season, John Farrell has a new job this season as he's no longer manager of the Red Sox. Farrell is doing some in-studio work with ESPN and he was working Tuesday night, which was the first Red Sox-Yankees game of the season. Part of the postgame coverage had...
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John Tomase
March 29, 2018 - 9:41 pm
Oh, to be a fly on the wall in John Farrell's kitchen. If the phrase, "Ain't as easy it looks," were muttered, would anyone object? Same goes for, "See? It wasn't me." Welcome to Boston, Alex Cora. Hope you brought a helmet. The new Red Sox manager debuted on Thursday in St. Petersburg, and for...
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Alex Reimer
March 26, 2018 - 12:17 pm
Early in Spring Training, Red Sox principal owner John Henry raised some eyebrows when he said the team made major changes over the offseason. At that point, the Red Sox had not yet signed J.D. Martinez, meaning they were returning virtually the same roster from last year. When pressed about his...
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Lucy Burdge
March 22, 2018 - 3:35 pm
John Farrell has joined ESPN’s Baseball Tonight lineup, it was reported Thursday. The former Red Sox manager will start next Wednesday on a season preview show and will work Thursday’s start of the season pregame show. He will partner with David Ross, one of his former players, and former Yankee...
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