Felger and Massarotti started the day talking about Theo Epstein and the Red Sox. Why didn’t the Sox make a stronger move to resign Victor Martinez? What is Theo planning for this off-season? Why wasn’t Victor Martinez part of those future plans? How much did the Sox pitching staff influence the decision not to bring Victor Martinez back?
Boston Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein talks to reporters during a media availability session during baseball general managers meetings in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2010.(AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)Boston Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack)