Cherington Hints Valentine Will Be Fired - RealGM Wiretap
Ben Cherington has hinted that the Red Sox will fire Bobby Valentine.
"I'd always rather get the decision right than rush it Brandon Knight Jersey ," Cherington told WEEI in Boston when asked about a managerial change.
"But what we know we need to do is hit the ground running this offseason. One of the things that, as I look back on last offseason, that didn't go perfectly was simply the amount of time that we spent on the manager search and what that did to the rest of the offseason and I would like to spend less time on it this offseason Phoenix Suns Adidas Jersey , that's for sure."
Valentine signed a two-year deal with Boston last winter.
Nationals Were In Mix To Acquire Aroldis Chapman - RealGM Wiretap
The Washington Nationals were in the mix to acquire Aroldis Chapman right up until the New York Yankees completed a deal with the Chicago Cubs.
Mike Rizzo is still hunting for bullpen help ahead of Monday's non-waiver trade deadline.
Andrew Miller, Wade Davis and David Robertson are all on Washington's radar.