John Henry

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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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Alex Reimer
July 01, 2019 - 11:11 am
The most expensive team in baseball is limping towards the All-Star Break and would miss the playoffs if the season ended today. The blame for this debacle rests largely with Dave Dombrowski, who’s refused to address the Red Sox’ biggest need out of apparent ignorance or apathy. It’s difficult to...
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Rob Bradford
June 30, 2019 - 4:20 pm
LONDON -- For John Henry, the London Series ended up being a microcosm of the Red Sox entire 2019 season -- things on the field didn't go close to what he had planned. And as frustrating as the two games against the Yankees might have been Saturday and Sunday, in which the Red Sox were outscored 29...
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Alex Reimer
May 24, 2019 - 12:31 pm
The Encore Boston Harbor hotel and casino is poised to become one of the most high-profile operations in the city when it opens next month. The gargantuan resort, which is owned and operated by Wynn Resorts, will boast 671 rooms and suites, 15 restaurants and bars, a 3,000-square foot gambling hall...
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Alex Reimer
May 08, 2019 - 4:01 pm
The Boston Globe has blocked numerous comments to its articles about the Red Sox’ upcoming White House visit, including some that don’t appear to violate any editorial standards, unless one counts being critical of team owner and publisher John Henry as inappropriate. Northeastern journalism...
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