John Henry

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Ryan Hannable
February 19, 2018 - 11:50 am
The Red Sox held their first full squad workout Monday in Fort Myers, but it remains to be seen whether or not it will be the same group the team has on Opening Day. It's been speculated for virtually the entire offseason the Red Sox will sign J.D. Martinez, but yet he still remains a free agent...
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Ryan Hannable
February 19, 2018 - 11:24 am
The Red Sox and Yankees took different approaches this offseason. New York made a big splash by acquiring power-hitter Giancarlo Stanton, while the Red Sox basically just changed their coaching staff. Speaking to reporters in Fort Myers on Monday, Red Sox owner John Henry and chairman Tom Werner...
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Alex Reimer
August 17, 2017 - 4:41 pm
Red Sox principal owner John Henry wants to change the name of Yawkey Way, citing the racist legacy of his predecessor, Tom Yawkey. In an interview with the Boston Herald, Henry says he’s “haunted” by the organization’s past, and believes this is the proper time to reexamine the issue. “I discussed...
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Nick Neville
August 02, 2017 - 2:10 pm
The Red Sox promoted team president Sam Kennedy on Wednesday, giving him the title of CEO of the Red Sox and Fenway Sports Management, as well as a contract extension. Kennedy, who succeeded longtime team president Larry Lucchino following the 2015 season, will continue to report to owners John...
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Alex Reimer
July 18, 2017 - 12:58 pm
There’s been a change at the top of the Boston Globe's masthead. Doug Franklin announced he’s resigning as CEO of Boston Globe Media, due to "disagreements" with owner John Henry on business strategy. The internal memo was published by Boston Business Journal . Franklin, who describes himself as a...
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Ryan Hannable
July 14, 2017 - 4:53 pm
The on-field part of DFA'ing Pablo Sandoval was an easy decision, but it was the off-field aspect which made it a difficult decision. With the move, the Red Sox are now forced with still owing the third baseman close to $50 million. Sandoval is due around $7.7 million for the remainder of this...
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Tom Werner
John Tomase
January 20, 2017 - 2:29 pm
MASHANTUCKET, Conn. -- Whatever David Price heard in Fenway Park last season, owners John Henry and Tom Werner insist they'll do everything in their power to ensure it doesn't happen again. Price told the Boston Globe last week that he heard racist taunts at Fenway last year, though he didn't make...
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John Henry
John Tomase
August 20, 2016 - 7:35 pm
Red Sox owner John Henry has been the silent partner this year, but he gave an interview to the Boston Herald's Mike Silverman via e-mail that includes a number of interesting tidbits. Here are some highlights: -- Henry gave manager John Farrell a vote of confidence. " Managers are always overly...
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Owner John Henry meddles too much in Red Sox affairs, according to Curt Schilling. (Jonathan Dyer/USA Today Sports)
July 20, 2016 - 6:11 am
It's not news that Curt Schilling has some hard feelings toward Red Sox ownership, but during his weekly appearance Wednesday on Dennis & Callahan with Minihane, the former Sox pitcher did not hold back regarding his opinion of John Henry, calling the team's principal owner "a dummy" and...
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John Henry met with the media Wednesday morning at JetBlue Park. (WEEI.com)
Rob Bradford
February 24, 2016 - 12:31 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- When John Henry sat down for his annual update on the organization to kick off spring training, most believed that Pablo Sandoval's weight would take center stage. In some ways, it did, with Henry leaning multiple times on the news that Sandoval had tested out at 17 percent body...
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