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Boston Red Sox owner John Henry popped in on a Boston radio show Friday to deny that the club conducted a smear campaign against former manager Terry Francona after letting him go.
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John Henry stopped by a Boston radio show to talk about all the controversy surrounding the Red Sox, amongst other things. 

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Boston Red Sox owner John Henry denied charges that the team attempted to smear former manager Terry Francona. Henry called a Boston radio station Friday after he heard the hosts of the show accuse team ownership of leaking information to the media to cast Francona in a negative light. The Boston Globe, citing team sources, reported that Francona was distracted this season by the...

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