Found September 03, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
With the losses mounting, including Sunday's 6-2 defeat to the A's in Oakland, Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine has appeared increasingly weary, even disengaged, as though he knows the ax is about to fall. Perhaps coincidentally, a source told the Boston Herald that principal owner John Henry is slated to meet the team in Seattle on Monday. The Red Sox have lost six consecutive games by a combined margin of 54-15. Sunday's loss completed a three-game sweep by the Athletics in which Boston was outscored 33-5. The Sox have lost 22 of their last 31 games, falling to 62-73, a season-worst 11 games under .500. It's unclear why Henry and general manager Ben Cherington are meeting the team in Seattle, but ownership has been strangely mum on Valentine's future. Team chairman Tom Werner and president Larry Lucchino dropped in on the Red Sox last week in Anaheim, but both dodged questions about whether Valentine would return next season. "I'm not goi...
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