Tom Werner

Brian Fluharty-USA TODAY Sports
Alex Reimer
May 30, 2018 - 11:55 am
Roseanne Barr’s long history of incendiary remarks doesn’t just include racism. The comedian has also peddled outrageous conspiracy theories, including one about the Boston Marathon bombings. In an “ open letter to Congress ” posted on Barr’s website, the comedian urges representatives to “stop the...
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H.Darr Beiser-USA Today
Alex Reimer
May 29, 2018 - 8:24 pm
Update (8:42 a.m.): Roseanne Barr's Twitter account resurfaced late Tuesday night. She blamed her racist tweet about former Obama advisor Valerie Jarrett on Ambien. Previous: Red Sox chairman Tom Werner, who served as executive producer of the original “Roseanne” series and its reboot, said Tuesday...
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Alex Reimer
April 05, 2018 - 12:16 pm
Red Sox chairman Tom Werner strongly disagrees with the notion his baseball team isn’t likable. In an interview with OMF Thursday before the home opener, Werner said he struggles to understand the perception that people didn’t embrace the Red Sox last season. “I respect people who said last year...
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Rob Bradford
February 19, 2018 - 3:58 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- They missed the mark again. Red Sox principal owner John Henry and chairman Tom Werner do this once a spring training, sitting down on the bench outside JetBlue Park to offer a sort of state of the union to kick off spring training. They talk and talk and talk, and then roam the...
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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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H.Darr Beiser-USA Today
Alex Reimer
September 21, 2017 - 2:31 pm
Red Sox chairman Tom Werner isn’t sympathetic to players who complain about critical analysts or commentators. In an interview Thursday with OMF, the longtime television executive said he thinks players should focus on tuning the criticism out. “Boston is a tough place to play,” he explained. “Some...
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H.Darr Beiser-USA Today
Alex Reimer
September 21, 2017 - 2:09 pm
The Red Sox aren’t over the Yankees reporting them to Major League Baseball for using an Apple Watch to steal signs in the dugout. In an interview Thursday with OMF, Red Sox chairman Tom Werner said relations between the two rivals are “frosty.” He remains perplexed as to why the Yankees voiced...
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Lucy Burdge
August 15, 2017 - 5:47 pm
Red Sox chairman Tom Werner joined Dale & Holley with Keefe on the first day of the 2017 WEEI/NESN Jimmy Fund Radio Telethon and talked about the state of the Red Sox as a team and the impact of the Jimmy Fund on the lives of cancer patients. “What is so encouraging is that the contributions...
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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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Tom Werner
Ryan Hannable
September 16, 2016 - 5:27 pm
The Red Sox are not happy with Major League Baseball. On Thursday, Major League Baseball announced that Padres general manager A.J. Preller would be suspended for submitting false medical records to the Red Sox while completing the trade of Drew Pomeranz for top prospect Anderson Espinoza. The Red...
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