Found July 24, 2013 on NESN.com:
PLAYERS: Ben Cherington
TEAMS: Boston Red Sox
BOSTON – There will likely be a lot of coffee consumption around Fenway Park in the next week. It’s trade deadline season, and the Red Sox are buyers, which means some late nights are undoubtedly on tap for the organization’s front office. The Red Sox figure to be aggressive in the days leading up to the July 31 deadline. Whether or not that aggressiveness leads to any major deals remains to be seen, but general manager Ben Cherington made it clear Wednesday that he will absolutely be working the phones in an effort to improve the club. “We’ll be aggressive in making phone calls and pursuing things and gathering information and then trying to find ways to improve the team,” Cherington said. “What that turns into, I don’t know. I think we’re still in a strong position. We’ve got a lot of good players here, good players in Pawtucket who can help us, so we’ll see. It’s one thing to want something, but there has to be a match. There’s got to be two to dance. If we find a partner who make
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