John Henry

May 12, 2009 - 12:21 pm
Sports Illustrated released its annual rankings of the owners in each sport. Locally, the Red Sox ownership group of John Henry, Tom Werner and Larry Lucchino landed at the top of the Major League Baseball heap , while Robert Kraft ranked second among NFL owners , behind the Rooney Family. The...
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Mike Petraglia
February 19, 2009 - 5:03 am
Fort Myers, Fla. - Perhaps overlooked in the 20-minute session with reporters on Wednesday was a simple and honest answer given by Red Sox principal owner John Henry on the state of one of the truly remarkable streaks in all of sports. Dating to May 15, 2003, the Red Sox have sold out their last...
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WEEI
February 18, 2009 - 6:18 am
It was, to be sure, an eventful offseason for the Red Sox . Though the most dramatic event was the failed pursuit of Mark Teixeira , the owners expressed their satisfaction in the return of Jason Varitek (and Mike Lowell ), as well as the team's moves to sign a number of potential impact players to...
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Mike Petraglia
February 18, 2009 - 5:43 am
Fort Myers, Fla. - Principal owner John Henry, CEO Larry Lucchino and Chairman Tom Werner all joked Wednesday morning about how they are still referred to as the 'new' ownership of the Red Sox , despite the fact they are entering their eighth season of stewardship of the most beloved sports...
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WEEI
January 16, 2009 - 11:05 am
In an interview that will air tonight at 6:30pm on Comcast Sports Net New England, Red Sox principal owner John Henry told CSN that he is meeting tonight one-one-one with catcher Jason Varitek . Varitek, who has been with the Sox since 1997, remains a free-agent after rejecting the team'€™s offer...
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December 18, 2008 - 4:25 pm
Red Sox owner John Henry emailed confirmation that he had met with free-agent first baseman Mark Teixeira , but stated that the Sox would now end their negotiations for his services. "We met with Mr. Teixeira and were very much impressed with him," Henry wrote. "After hearing about his other offers...
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December 18, 2008 - 12:57 pm
According to Mike Lynch of WCVB in Boston , Red Sox owner John Henry, president/CEO Larry Lucchino and general manager Theo Epstein have gone to Dallas in order to conduct face-to-face negotiations with Scott Boras , the agent who represents Mark Teixeira . Lynch reported that the Sox have offered...
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December 17, 2008 - 1:37 am
The Boston Herald reports that the Red Sox would not offer a 10-year contract to any player, including first baseman Mark Teixeira , the prize of this year's free-agent class. Teixeira seems virtually certain to get at least an eight-year deal. There have been suggestions, however, that one of the...
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Mike Petraglia
December 15, 2008 - 9:37 am
It should come as no surprise to anyone in New England that Patriots owner Robert Kraft is considering among the most powerful and influential people in all of American sport. Now, there's a poll to prove it , thanks to the folks at the SportsBusiness Journal . Kraft comes in at No. 12, Red Sox...
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