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Red Sox win the World Series

...chicken-and-beer clubhouse culture that contributed to the ouster of manager Terry Francona, and the daily tumult of Bobby Valentine's one-year flop, these Red Sox grew on fans.Just like the long whiskers on the players' faces.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-30/red-sox-win-world-series
David Ortiz has come back strong from a heel injury for the Boston Red Sox

...most."But last year was a tough one.The Red Sox's 69-93 record was their worst in nearly half a century. Bobby Valentine's stint as manager ended when he was fired after his first season.Ortiz hit .318 with 23 homers and 60 RBIs but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-22/david-ortiz-has-come-bac
Red Sox didn't mind playing waiting for AL division series to start

...2012 with a 9-14 record and 4.82 ERA. Even worse was the team's 69-93 record and clubhouse discord under Bobby Valentine, who was fired after his only season as Boston's manager. He took over from Terry Francona after Boston went 7-20...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-03/red-sox-didnt-mind-playi
Jurrjens sharp in return as Braves top Red Sox

...fly to right by Simmons. Freeman singled in Michael Bourn with the final run in the eighthNOTES: Boston manager Bobby Valentine told struggling 3B Kevin Youkilis that he can expect less playing time. Rookie 3B Middlebrooks started his second...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-06-22/jurrjens-sharp-return-br
Spring Training to see many faces in new places

...maybe it's more gap to gap."After finishing with their worst record since 1965, the Red Sox replaced manager Bobby Valentine. Boston jettisoned Carl Crawford, Adrian Gonzalez and Josh Beckett in a trade with the Dodgers last summer that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-02-09/spring-training-see-many
AL Spring Training Capsules

...Shane Victorino, SP Ryan Dempster, OF Jonny Gomes, RHP Joel Hanrahan, C David RossHE'S OUTTA HERE: Manager Bobby Valentine, RHP Daisuke Matsuzaka, RF Cody Ross, SS Mike Aviles, 1B James Loney, OF Scott Podsednik, RP Vicente Padilla...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-02-09/al-spring-training-capsu
Verlander, Tigers knock off Twins

...league debut. Boston's big day against CC Sabathia (0-1) came a year after it lost its first three games under Bobby Valentine and went on to a 69-93 finish.Facing a Yankees lineup minus injured Derek Jeter for the first time since 2001...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-04-02/verlander-tigers-knock-t
Valentine calls his hiring 'more than a special day'

BOSTON - Bobby Valentine took over as manager of the Boston Red Sox on Thursday, promising to be hard-working, open-minded and even humble as he tries...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-12-01/valentine-calls-his-hiri
Boston hopes Andrew Bailey can be its closer

Bobby Valentine has found his new man for the back end of the Boston bullpen.The Oakland Athletics traded All-Star closer Andrew Bailey and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2011-12-28/boston-hopes-andrew-bail
Power shifts to American League

...David Murphy flied out to Allen Craig for the final out of the seven-game Series thriller.Tony La Russa is gone. Bobby Valentine is back.And no switch was bigger than Pujols' decision to split St. Louis for a $240 million, 10-year contract...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-02-12/power-shifts-american-le