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John Henry, Tom Werner
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Ryan Hannable
January 15, 2020 - 3:33 pm
Red Sox ownership addressed the media on Wednesday.
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John Henry talked about Red Sox offseason
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Rob Bradford
January 13, 2020 - 9:09 am
Media-driven. That’s what John Henry suggested to the Globe’s Dan Shaughnessy has been the impetus for this hub-bub regarding the Red Sox’ offseason strategy being pushed by the “goal” but not “mandate” to get the payroll under $208 million. OK. Forget the comment from the principal owner in late...
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Red Sox luxury tax
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Rob Bradford
January 07, 2020 - 3:01 pm
The Red Sox have spent just more than $10 million on free agents at this writing. That went to Martin Perez ($6.5 million), Jose Peraza ($3 million) and Kevin Plawecki ($900,000). Needless to say, that's not the Washington Nationals. The Twitter account @RedSoxPayroll has updated its Google doc for...
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Rob Bradford
November 10, 2019 - 11:20 pm
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — While we wait for this week’s GM Meetings to unfold, take a second to think about something. What if John Henry never said … "We need to be under the CBT. That was something we've known for more than a year now." Throughout the years the question has been asked of Red Sox...
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Rob Bradford
October 16, 2019 - 12:19 pm
This is the John Henry quote from just a few days before the end of the regular season that so many keep pivoting to: "This is a challenging offseason. So, to put one of the (internal) candidates you keep bringing up in charge and responsible for that, that’s sort of a tough way to start your...
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Rob Bradford
September 28, 2019 - 7:58 am
So, the owners spoke. Their message? Dig in. "This is a tough offseason, too," said Red Sox principal owner John Henry. "We talked about the challenge of CBT, but I think you would all agree this is a challenging offseason. To put one of the candidates you keep bringing up in charge and responsible...
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Rob Bradford
September 27, 2019 - 8:04 pm
It was Duck Boat Day and John Henry made a notable proclamation. He wanted to prioritize getting a contract extension done for President of Baseball Operations Dave Dombrowski, whose deal was expiring after the 2020 season. Flash forward to Sept. 9 and Dombrowski's tenure with the Red Sox was done...
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Rob Bradford
September 27, 2019 - 7:34 pm
Twenty days after the dismissal of Dave Dombrowski the Red Sox' ownership group formally explained their side of things via a meeting with the media. With television, radio and print reporters on hand in the owners' suite at Fenway Park, principal owner John Henry and chairman Tom Werner fielded...
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Rob Bradford
September 27, 2019 - 6:21 pm
The search for a new chief baseball decision-maker for the Red Sox has taken an interesting turn. Meeting with the media Friday afternoon, principal owner John Henry and chairman Tom Werner made it clear they are prioritizing hiring a candidate from outside the organization with previous experience...
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Rob Bradford
July 12, 2019 - 10:50 am
They were two quotes Red Sox fans should carry around on cheat sheets for the next few weeks. "My take is that maybe it isn’t the best thing in the world to bring back the same team in its entirety every time. You don’t want to break a team down. But maybe a few changes wouldn’t hurt. But the...
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