Found December 05, 2011 on NESN.com:
DALLAS –– Bobby Valentine wanted to squash the rumors. As talks swirled about Bill Buckner's candidacy for hitting coach last week, the Red Sox manager didn't want to leave Dave Magadan in limbo. After speaking to Magadan and general manager Ben Cherington, Valentine moved swiftly to retain him. Just don't expect any more announcements on the rest of the coaching staff soon. "I talked to a lot of candidates, but with the certain situation here, Ben feels it's very important –– as I do –– I think we're going to take a little longer than shorter," Valentine said. "So Ben...
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