Retired Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz had a frustrating season in 2012, and not just because of the injury to his right Achilles tendon that kept him sidelined for much of the year. In a Sports Illustrated excerpt from his new book, “Papi,” Ortiz says the source of frustration for him and...
Boston Red Sox David Ortiz has a new book coming out and he called out Bobby Valentine
Big Papi had big problems with Bobby Valentine for the one season he was the manager of the Red Sox.
Bobby Valentine’s one season as manager of the Red Sox came with plenty of drama and openly expressed frustration, ending with the team’s worst record in nearly a half-century. It’s not surprising, then, that David Ortiz doesn’t have any fond memories of Valentine to share in his new book, Papi: My Story. Read more...
Big Papi said Valentine 'kept getting in the way' during his lone season as Red Sox manager
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Reports circulated yesterday that the Trump transition team was considering former Mets, Rangers and Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine to be U.S. Ambassador to Japan. (Standard caveats about unsourced personnel leaks apply). Valentine has spent the bulk of his life in baseball, and his record as a baseball manager was hardly what you’d call diplomatic. Show More Summary
x Source: Former Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine being considered for United States Ambassador to Japan https://t.co/BIEGYrBMUg pic.twitter.com/A0N6lubNB1 — Rob Bradford (@bradfo) December 9, 2016 Billy Martin, the better choice, was...Show More Summary
Former Mets manager Bobby Valentine, who managed one of the greatest games in team history and also found success in Japanese baseball, is on the shortlist for Donald Trump's ambassador to Japan. [ more › ]
Youkilis and Valentine didn’t end the 2012 season on the best of terms after Valentine managed the Red Sox.
Could former MLB, Japan League manager be the next U.S. Ambassador to Japan?
Former Texas Rangers manager Bobby Valentine’s career has included three stints in Major League Baseball dugouts, work as an ESPN talking head, a low-level government job in Connecticut and his … Click to Continue »
A new bit of news from Trumplandia is far less surprising than it should be: The president-elect is considering former Mets manager Bobby Valentine for U.S. ambassador to Japan. According to a report from WEEI.com, Valentine has already...Show More Summary
Hold the phone on Bobby Valentine being tapped by President-Elect Donald Trump to be a foreign ambassador.
A former Major League ballplayer is on Donald Trump’s short list to be named U.S. ambassador to Japan. According to a report by WEEI-FM in Boston, Trump is considering appointing Bobby Valentine to the post. Valentine, 66, is currently Sacred...
While having no experience in politics, Valentine has known Trump and his family for more than three decades.
Here’s an intriguing report from WEEI: Five years ago, Bobby Valentine was just about a week into his career as Red Sox manager. (...)
Former baseball manager Bobby Valentine is on a short-list of candidates for the job of United States Ambassador to Japan, WEEI reports. “The 66-year-old, who currently serves as Sacred Heart University’s athletics director, has engaged in preliminary discussions with President-elect [...]
Now batting for United States Ambassador to Japan... Bobby Valentine?
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