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Gabe Kapler celebrates Red Sox ALCS win over Yankees in 2004.
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John Tomase
October 12, 2017 - 11:30 pm
Red Sox fans need no reminder that Gabe Kapler knows how to make an entrance. Back in June of 2003, Kapler arrived from the Rockies for the final two games of a wild series with the Marlins and became an instant folk hero. He went 4-for-5 in his debut and then followed with a pair of homers in a...
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Rob Bradford
October 12, 2017 - 3:32 pm
When John Farrell took over the Red Sox after the 2012 season, he was the right guy at the right time. The Red Sox had bizarrely believed that they needed to go 180 degrees away from Terry Francona the year before, hiring Bobby Valentine, and the results were predictable. Valentine and the Red Sox...
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Ryan Hannable
October 11, 2017 - 2:51 pm
Following being fired by the Red Sox Wednesday morning, manager John Farrell released a statement. Farrell thanked ownership, the front office, players and even his biggest critics -- the fans. The statement reads: Despite an end to this season that we all wanted to be different, I am proud of this...
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Alex Reimer
October 11, 2017 - 1:21 pm
John Farrell arrived in Boston with a seemingly infinite amount of goodwill. As the man following Bobby Valentine, the bar for success was relatively low. Basically, if Farrell didn’t act like a bozo at the podium or get into passive aggressive wars with players and coaches, he would have been...
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Rob Bradford
October 11, 2017 - 9:34 am
John Farrell will not be returning as the Red Sox' manager. The team announced Wednesday morning that it was not bringing Farrell back to manage the Red Sox for the 2018 season. Farrell had one more year remaining on his deal. In the team statement, president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski...
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Ryan Hannable
October 09, 2017 - 2:26 pm
Red Sox manager John Farrell was ejected in the second inning of Monday's Game 4 for arguing balls and strikes. The Red Sox had bases loaded with no outs trailing 2-1 in the second inning. Jackie Bradley Jr. struck out looking on two close pitches and then Dustin Pedroia was called out on strikes...
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