Found January 30, 2012 on NESN.com:
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BOSTON –– The Red Sox are preparing for the possibility of arbitration hearings with David Ortiz and Alfredo Aceves. As the window for negotiations gradually close, Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington said on Monday the team would continue working to reach an agreement with both players before the scheduled sessions. The Red Sox haven’t endured the arbitration process since 2002, when then-general manager Dan Duquette and former pitcher Rolando Arrojo couldn’t come to terms in time. “We’ve had continued dialogue with both guys,” Cherington said of Ortiz and Aceves at Hot Stove Cold Music panel discussion. “I couldn’t handicap...
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