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Terry Francona

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  • Cubs' Jon Lester signing gets everyone's attention at winter meetings

    Cubs' Jon Lester signing gets everyone's attention at winter meetings
    SAN DIEGO — When I approached Jon Lester at the All-Star Game in Minneapolis five months ago and asked him about the possibility of coming to the Cubs as a free agent, he raised his eyebrows and shouted out for help. "I got my first destination...
  • Dodgers hire Nick Francona to assist with player development

    The Dodgers have hired Nick Francona, who spent 2014 working in the Angels front office and handling instant-replay duties during games in the first half of the season, to be their assistant director of player development, the Angels confirmed Friday....
  • Joe Maddon blends old-school with new-age ideas

    Joe Maddon blends old-school with new-age ideas
    J.T. Snow felt an avalanche of pressure 21 years ago after being demoted to Triple-A Edmonton when he encountered roving hitting instructor Joe Maddon. “I’m wondering who the heck this guy is, and he would call me ‘Jackie,’&...
  • Guantes de Oro: Molina logró séptimo premio seguido; ganan González, Lagares y Pérez

     Guantes de Oro: Molina logró séptimo premio seguido; ganan González, Lagares y Pérez
    Molina logró séptimo Guante de Oro seguido; ganan González, Lagares y Pérez Houston (EEUU), 4 nov (EFE).- La hora de los premios llegó a las Grandes Ligas y dos receptores latinos, el boricua Yadier Molina y el venezolano Salvador Pérez, junto al...
  • On The Fly: Damon Now Batting In Donald Trump's Lineup

    Johnny Damon Yankees say they have no interest in Jon Lester He went from bearded, long-haired Idiot in Boston to clean-cut, pinstripe-wearing star in New York. Like Babe Ruth before him, Johnny Damon won World Series rings on both sides of the Red...
  • On The Fly: Looking For A Diversion From NFL?

    On The Fly: Looking For A Diversion From NFL?
    Let us assume, for a moment, and frankly this isn't a big stretch, that the Jets will lose to the Steelers and the Giants will be sliced up in Seattle. The Patriots are not playing Sunday. So what's a sports fan to do? Go local, we say. The other...
  • Crockett succeeds in his role as a relief specialist for the Cleveland Indians

     Crockett succeeds in his role as a relief specialist for the Cleveland Indians
    Kyle Crockett’s first call-up to the Cleveland Indians on May 16 had that once-in-a-lifetime feeling of joy repeated dozens of times a season at minor-league baseball parks, but which never gets old. As he prepared to step onto the bus for a trip...
  • MLB's second wild card still senseless

    Pointed questions about the implementation of the second wild card don't faze outgoing Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig — a fringe benefit one supposes, of Selig being the creator of the wild card as a mode of entry into the MLB...
  • Aiming at playoffs, Royals win third straight

    Aiming at playoffs, Royals win third straight
    CLEVELAND -- The Kansas City Royals moved closer to their first playoff appearance since 1985 with another well-pitched game in a 7-1 thrashing of the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on Tuesday. Right-hander Yordano Ventura pitched seven...
  • Yankees' Jeter, beloved as symbol of what is good in the game

    From an era of muscle-bound sluggers tarnished by doping scandals, New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter emerged as a symbol of what is good in baseball, the ultimate winner of his generation. Jeter will play his last regular season home game in the...
  • After review, and review, Indians turn triple play on Dodgers

    After review, and review, Indians turn triple play on Dodgers
    Ever seen a triple play? Yeah, but never like this one. Such a triple play was never even possible until this season. The Cleveland Indians turned a triple play on the Dodgers in the bottom of the fourth inning Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium -- after...