Found November 03, 2011 on
PLAYERS: Terry Francona
TEAMS: Boston Red Sox
Dale Sveum was back in Boston. The former Red Sox third base coach was in town recently to interview for the Red Sox vacant managerial role. Sveum was in Boston from 2004-05, helping out former Brewers teammate and then-Boston manager Terry Francona win the club's first World Series title in almost 90 years. As if he needs any more information than that on his resume, check out his background below. Age: 47 Birthplace: Richmond, Cali. Playing experience: Played in a total of 12 major league seasons between 1986 and 1999 as an infielder ... spent time with Milwaukee, Seattle, Philadelphia,...

Report: Terry Francona to Interview for Cardinals Mangerial Job

After leaving the Red Sox job this fall, Terry Francona said he didn't know when he'd get back into coaching. He may not wait long. The 52-year-old will interview with the Cardinals for their managing vacancy, according to Joe Strauss of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. The position became available earlier this week when Tony La Russa announced his retirement just days after...

Two-time World Series winner Terry Francona would be a nice fit for Cardinals

ST. LOUIS - One night you're winning the World Series. Two days later, you're having a triumphant victory parade...

Francona-Theo reunion a bad idea

CSN: It seems logical that Terry Francona would be at the top of the Cubs' list of managerial candidates. But given the collapse of the undisciplined Red Sox this fall, it's difficult to see Chicago hiring the former Boston manager.

Epstein won't rule out Francona as Cubs' managerial candidate

The new president of baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs won't rule out bringing his old manager along with him to the Windy City.Theo Epstein had good things to say about Terry Francona on Thursday, insisting the longtime Red Sox bench boss wouldn't have to interview for the Cubs post if both sides believed the arrangement was a good one.Francona was let go by the Red...

Terry Francona Deserves Fresh Start, But Won't Find One by Following Tony La Russa in St. Louis

When Tony La Russa decided to hang up his managerial cleats, he did so on his own terms. He walked away from the sport on top of the game, accolades falling at his feet as he walked off into the sunset of a World Series victory. Terry Francona is expected to interview to be La Russa's replacement, but perhaps he should think twice before jumping at a chance to guide the Cardinals...

Cubs' search for manager includes talks with Francona

Theo Epstein, the Cubs' new president of baseball operations, said he spoke with former Red Sox manager Terry Francona on Thursday and will speak again to gauge whether Francona is the right fit to be Cubs manager.

The Skipper Search Continues

The Red Sox are in the midst of interviewing candidates to replace Terry Francona as manager.  So far the Sox have interviewed Phillies bench coach Pete Mackanin and former Red Sox thrid base coach Dalve Sveum.  They are also talking with Rangers pitching coach Mike Maddux and Indians bench coach Sandy Alomar Jr.  Earlier in the week Larry Lucchino said the Red Sox were in "...

Bats: Cardinals, Cubs, Red Sox Sorting Manager Candidates

The Cardinals, Cubs and Red Sox are all sorting through manager candidates and Terry Francona may be considered for the Cubs and Cardinals jobs.

Cubs to Interview Pete Mackanin, Mike Maddux for Managerial Job, Also Reportedly Looking at Dale Sveum

The Cubs and Red Sox continued to be linked, and it's not just because of a front-office mashup and the ensuing quest for compensation. The two teams are reportedly eyeing the same managers, as both clubs have to fill those vacancies. New Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein has to fill the void left by letting Mike Quade go, while Ben Cherington's first task...

Cubs' Epstein: Francona a top skipper option

Theo Epstein says he has spoken to Terry Francona about managing the Cubs.

Red Sox Hot Stove season is the best time of the year

I admit, for the past couple of weeks I’ve been a little upset at my Boston Red Sox. A historic collapse, the “mutual” separation from the manager, the GM leaving to take on a new curse and here we are in the midst of what will be one of the most heavily scrutinized off-season’s since at least 2003. With the World Series now over and the St. Louis Cardinals joining the Sox...

NL Central Notes: Pirates: Cardinals, Reyes

Links from the NL Central on the first day that Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder can sign with new teams... The Pirates have holes at catcher, first base, shortstop and in the starting rotation, as Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette explains. Tim Dierkes looked ahead to the Pirates' offseason last month. Bernie Miklasz of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch says the Cardinals...
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