Today’s links look at the new Red Sox manager as well as their payroll situation heading into the offseason.
In hiring Alex Cora as their new manager, the Red Sox looked past their desire for an experienced candidate. (Alex Speier; Boston Globe)
As Sean McAdam explains, even if Cora didn’t have the experience Cora checked all of the other boxes. (Sean McAdam; Boston Sports Journal)
With the new manager in tow, Michael Silverman looks at the tenures of some other recent Red Sox managers....