Former Red Sox, Mets Manager Bobby Valentine Hired As AD At Sacred HeartFormer 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.
Silverman: Red Sox Trade Could Push Yanks To The Limit In OctoberA Dodgers-Yankees World Series has not been seen since Tommy Lasorda led the 1981 Dodgers to a six-game victory over the Yankees.
Silverman: Baseball Is Better When Red Sox Can Challenge YankeesThe Red Sox struggles have made life easier this season for the New York Yankees, but they have not made life better.
Silverman: A-Rod Injury Should Not Force Yankees Off CourseThere’s no reason to panic about the loss of Alex Rodriguez to a broken hand.
Silverman: Yanks' Cashman Needs To Give Theo Epstein A Call And Discuss Matt GarzaCashman may not want to give Epstein the chance to get the best of him in a trade. But he needs to do what is best for the team, and that means pick up the phone and make a trade happen.
Yankees-Red Sox Rivalry No Longer An Obstacle For Cashman, Epstein Brian Cashman and Theo Epstein said that after years of being on opposite sides of baseball's most bitter rivalry, they are looking forward to being able to make deals with one another.
Keidel: Boston's New Valentine: More Cupid Than StupidAs 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.
AP: Red Sox Tab Bobby V To Replace FranconaThe Boston Red Sox have picked Bobby Valentine to be their next manager and the sides were working to complete a contract, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press on Tuesday night.
Hartnett: Why The Yankees’ Search For An Elite Starter Has StalledBrian Cashman is willing to play the waiting game when it comes to acquiring a talented starter -- and will not let the market force him into overpaying.
Theo Epstein Off Yankees' AL East Radar, Officially Introduced As Cubs PresidentThe former Red Sox GM was introduced Tuesday as the new president of baseball operations for the Cubs, who hope he can work the same magic for championship-starved team as he did for Boston.
Sweeny: More Random Thoughts During The World SeriesThe triple homer World Series game used to be the exclusive territory of the Yankees—Babe Ruth in 1926 and again in 1928, and Reggie Jackson in 1977. Welcome to the club, Albert Pujols.