The Boston Red Sox will interview New York Yankees coach Tony Pena Monday for their vacant manager’s position, a Major League baseball source confirmed to WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche.
Toronto manager John Farrell feels for Boston manager Bobby Valentine in a disappointing season for both injury-filled teams. Amid speculation that he could be considered to take over the Red Sox if Valentine is let go, the Blue Jays skipper says he’s concentrating on his current job.
Welcome to town, Bobby Valentine, but I sure hope you are coming here with your eyes wide open.
Terry Francona will not be back as manager of the Boston Red Sox next season.
Through the first four parts of this week-long series we have focused on the Sox infield(including catcher and DH), outfield, starting pitching, and the bullpen. In part five, we’ll take a look at a bit of everything that the 2011 Boston Red Sox have to offer.