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Call to the Pen Jan 16, 2020

Boston Red Sox: Speculating on Alex Cora’s fate

Let’s speculate as to what will happen to former Boston Red Sox manager Alex Cora. It is easy to sense that Alex Cora‘s trouble isn’t finished. The Boston Red Sox got ahead of the runaway train, either firing him or letting him resign before he could be fired Tuesday. Every lick of sense in your […] Boston Red Sox: Speculating on Alex Cora’s fate - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen Jan 15, 2020

Boston Red Sox: 100 years later, the return of the curse?

Last night, the Red Sox and manager Alex Cora mutually parted ways after details of the 2017 sign-stealing scandal emerged. Could this be the return of the curse for Boston? The city of Boston must have felt that all too familiar feeling when the details of the Astros sign-stealing scandal broke. That sinking feeling Red […] Boston Red Sox: 100 years later, the return of the curse? - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Call to the Pen Jan 15, 2020

Boston Red Sox: Understanding who’s running my team

New Boston Red Sox President Chaim Bloom must establish a working relationship with long-time owner John Henry in challenging financial times. Boston Red Sox Principal Owner: John Henry Chief Baseball Officer: Chaim Bloom General Manager: Brian O’Halloran Henry has been the controlling partner of the Red Sox ownership group since he, Larry Lucchino and Tom […] Boston Red Sox: Understanding who’s running my team - Call to the Pen - Call to the Pen - A Major League Baseball Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Bleed Cubbie Blue Jan 15, 2020
MLB Bullets brings down the axe

MLB Bullets brings down the axe

Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/ MLB is rocked as the report on the sign-stealing scandal is released. Two teams are looking for new managers. Josh Donaldson signs with the Twins. I don’t think that there has ever been a day with so many articles to link to in the entire time I’ve been doing this feature. There is just a ton on the fallout from the commissioner’s verdict on the Astros’ (and now Red Sox) sign-stealing scandal. And we’ll have to get to Josh Donaldson as well. I’ll try to just post the very best and some things are going to have to get pushed to Friday....
DRaysBay Jan 14, 2020
Alex Cora officially out as Boston Red Sox Manager

Alex Cora officially out as Boston Red Sox Manager

Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/ Cora’s punishment from MLB is still unknown The fallout from the MLB investigation into the Houston Astros sign stealing scandal continue: Alex Cora out as Red Sox manager following sign-stealing scandals - ESPN Statement from the Boston #RedSox and Alex Cora: pic.twitter.com/qXsUhSobSy— Red Sox (@RedSox) January 15, 2020 Red Sox and Cora are claiming “mutually” parting ways, I’m sure in much the same way my college bar and myself would mutually part ways after I demanded the karaoke mic for my 3rd attempt at crushing Wearwolves of...