Found August 15, 2012 on Rumors and Rants:
Over the past few days a huge uproar has engulfed the Boston Red Sox, after a report on Yahoo! Sports claimed several of the team’s players had complained about manager Bobby Valentine to the team’s owners. Jeff Passan’s report said players blasted Valentine to owners John Henry and Larry Lucchino in a heated meeting after a text message was sent by a group of frustrated players. Now Henry has vehemently denied that report and has publicly backed his team’s manager. He also wrote an email to media outlets that confirmed the meeting took place but denied that anyone took the position that Valentine should be replaced. Passan’s report claimed Adrian Gonzalez and Dustin Pedroia had led the push to oust Valentine. On Tuesday night, Pedroia denied that, claiming that the team’s struggling is the fault of the players. Gonzalez agreed with that sentiment on Wednesday. Gonzalez had the following to say about the incident and the Yahoo! article: “The source is inaccurate. He says that I wa...
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