John Henry

January 17, 2013 - 6:35 pm
Red Sox executive vice president and chief operating officer Sam Kennedy , in an interview on WEEI's Red Sox Hot Stove Show, disputed the suggestion found in published excerpts from former Sox manager Terry Francona 's that the franchise's baseball decisions started to be shaped by marketing...
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September 13, 2012 - 11:32 am
Red Sox principal owner John Henry called in to Mut & Merloni on Thursday to refute Fox Business reporter Charlie Gasparino 's report that he and the Red Sox ownership group have held discussions about selling the team. "I'm disputing his sources," Henry said. "Whatever his sources are telling...
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September 13, 2012 - 10:10 am
Red Sox principal owner John Henry , in an interview on the Mut & Merloni show, said that Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine was permitted to pick his own coaching staff after accepting the position in early December. At that time, hitting coach Dave Magadan , bullpen/catching coach Gary Tuck and...
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August 16, 2012 - 6:14 am
Red Sox president and CEO Larry Lucchino appeared on Dennis & Callahan to talk about the meeting the team had, Bobby Valentine and some of the other issues Red Sox management is dealing with this season. To hear the interview go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page. Before Lucchino...
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Kirk Minihane
July 30, 2012 - 7:54 am
Terry Francona is better than this, isn't he? Look, we all get it. We really do. Francona is still Level 5 pissed about all that happened last year -- the failure of ownership to pick up his options during the season, agreeing to play along with the idea that his exit was a mutual decision and not...
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May 16, 2012 - 9:02 am
Fenway Sports Group, headed by Red Sox owners John Henry and Tom Werner , announced the firing of Liverpool soccer coach Kenny Dalglish on Wednesday morning. Dalglish, who spent stints with Liverpool both as a player and a manager, came back to the Anfield club to manage in 2011. He led Liverpool...
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April 17, 2012 - 5:34 am
Throughout his life, no matter how poorly things went, Al Rocci knew he could never complain. Regardless of what direction his life was headed, he always knew that his retreat from everyday realities and struggles, Fenway Park , was never far away. His official job title at the ballpark was usher,...
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March 28, 2012 - 8:59 am
Fenway Sports Management announced Wednesday that the English soccer team Liverpool will play the Italian club AS Roma at Fenway Park on July 25 as a part of Liverpool's preseason North American tour. Liverpool is owned by Fenway Sports Group, and the group's principal owner, John Henry , said he...
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March 22, 2012 - 1:29 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The arrival was treated with enthusiasm and curiosity by Terry Francona 's former players. Dustin Pedroia chastised his former cribbage partner for talking to the media "now that you're one of them." David Ortiz stopped in for a hug. Darnell McDonald likewise wanted to see...
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Mike Petraglia
February 25, 2012 - 5:17 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Before heading out to the batting cage to take 30 swings, Carl Crawford sat down with John Henry to hear an apology from the Red Sox principal owner about remarks he made last October, indicating he never wanted to sign Crawford. "It went extremely well," Crawford said of their...
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