Sam Kennedy

The Boston Red Sox celebrate their 2018 World Series title
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January 25, 2019 - 2:00 pm
So much for getting the White House trip out of the way early. The Red Sox will be postponing their visit with President Donald Trump due to the ongoing government shutdown, according to a report from the Boston Globe . They are now expected to go in May. In an interview with Dale & Keefe last...
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John Tomase
January 16, 2019 - 1:08 pm
The Red Sox will visit the White House on Feb. 15, CEO Sam Kennedy told Dale & Keefe on Wednesday, and he used the language of decorum and norms to describe a president who respects neither. "This is an honor and a privilege to be invited to the White House," Kennedy told D&K. "We've tried...
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Alex Reimer
January 16, 2019 - 11:11 am
It seems hard to believe, but the hyper-partisanship in Washington is only increasing, as the government shutdown continues to drag on over President Trump’s demands for his ill-conceived Border Wall –– or steel slat, or barrier, or structure, or whatever he’s calling it now. Despite that, Red Sox...
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Alex Reimer
December 04, 2018 - 2:54 pm
Red Sox president Sam Kennedy, who touts the team’s inclusive ideals, says visiting the architect of the Muslim Travel Ban and the biggest proponent of the Border Wall for a celebratory White House trip isn’t political. In an interview with “Dale & Keefe” Tuesday, Kennedy explained why the Red...
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Lucy Burdge
November 06, 2018 - 6:40 am
Welcome to Tuesday’s Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . TUESDAY’S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NBA: Washington at Dallas, 8:30 p.m. (NBATV) NHL: Edmonton at Tampa Bay, 7:30 p.m. (NBCSN) AROUND THE WEB: -- The Red Sox...
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Alex Reimer
July 12, 2018 - 1:33 pm
Red Sox president Sam Kennedy offered a defense Thursday against charges the first-place club hasn’t connected with fans this season. In an interview on OMF, Kennedy said he doesn’t think the 65-win Red Sox need to show more personality in order to attract attention. “You have to think about the...
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Alex Reimer
June 08, 2018 - 12:38 pm
From the outside, it remains hard to believe there isn’t an active openly gay player in any of the five major professional sports leagues. It seemed like there was a breakthrough roughly five years ago, when Jason Collins came out at the end of his NBA career, Michael Sam announced he was gay prior...
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Alex Reimer
May 17, 2018 - 1:30 pm
Red Sox manager Alex Cora did something this week that his predecessor almost never did publicly: he pushed back against one of his players. Reliever Carson Smith blamed fatigue for his shoulder subluxation, which occurred when he threw his glove after allowing a home run Monday. But Cora discarded...
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Alex Reimer
April 26, 2018 - 1:08 pm
Red Sox president Sam Kennedy says restoring the name of Yawkey Way to Jersey Street doesn’t damage Tom Yawkey’s philanthropic legacy, despite his foundation’s arguments to the contrary. The Boston Public Improvement Commission voted unanimously Thursday to scrap the Yawkey Way monicker. In a...
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Ryan Hannable
April 19, 2018 - 12:00 pm
Last week, Boston's Public Improvement Commission postponed its vote on a request by the Red Sox to change the name of Yawkey Way. The Red Sox want the street to return to its original name of Jersey Street. Appearing on Ordway, Merloni and Fauria Thursday, Red Sox president Sam Kennedy gave an...
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