Ben Cherington

Manager John Farrell #53 and general manager Ben Cherington of the Boston Red Sox stand on stage following a 6-1 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 6 of the 2013 World Series at Fenway Park.  (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Silverman: Bearded BoSox Provide Cashman With Roadmap For Future

The Yankees need hard-working, healthy bodies; players who can get on base, field their positions and run the bases. That’s what it will take to get this team back in contention, along with help on the pitching front.

11/01/2013

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Former Red Sox, Mets Manager Bobby Valentine Hired As AD At Sacred Heart

Former Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine has been hired as the athletic director at Sacred Heart University. The university in Fairfield, Conn., said Friday that Valentine’s appointment will be formally announced next Tuesday.

02/22/2013

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Pedro Martinez Back With Red Sox As Assistant To GM

Former Boston manager Terry Francona gave Pedro Martinez a big hug along with some advice to help him in his new job as a special assistant to the Red Sox general manager.

01/25/2013

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Ex-Mets Manager Bobby Valentine Fired By Red Sox Following Dreadful 2012 Season

The brash and supremely confident manager was fired on Thursday, the day after the finale of a season beset with internal sniping and far too many losses.

10/04/2012

Brian Cashman

Silverman: Red Sox Trade Could Push Yanks To The Limit In October

A Dodgers-Yankees World Series has not been seen since Tommy Lasorda led the 1981 Dodgers to a six-game victory over the Yankees.

08/26/2012

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Silverman: Baseball Is Better When Red Sox Can Challenge Yankees

The Red Sox struggles have made life easier this season for the New York Yankees, but they have not made life better.

07/29/2012

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Keefe To The City: Yankees Arrive In Boston With Things Going Badly For Bobby Valentine

Neil Keefe trades emails with Mike Hurley of CBS Boston to find out just how bad things are in Boston with the Yankees arriving for a weekend series.

WFAN–04/20/2012

Bobby Valentine

Keidel: Boston’s New Valentine: More Cupid Than Stupid

As a native New Yorker, who loathes all things Massachusetts, from the Red Sox to Bill Belichick to Ben Affleck, I must say Bobby Valentine, though sometimes a mutinous manager, is also a brilliant baseball man and a dangerous addition – particularly for the Yankees.

12/01/2011