Found October 07, 2011 on
A historic collapse and an unimaginable end to the season was certainly a sour note for Terry Francona to go out on, but Red Sox president and CEO Larry Lucchino believes that even if the Sox had made the playoffs, the manager would have moved on. "I'm not sure -- I think the same process would unfold," Lucchino told John Dennis and Gerry Callahan on The Dennis and Callahan Show on Friday when asked if ownership would have picked up Francona's option had the team made the playoffs. Principal owner John Henry also commented on Francona's departure, saying ownership never...
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