Stories tagged: Terry Francona
Tue., July 11, 2017, 4:39 p.m.
MLB Notes: Baseball lifer Brad Mills pinch-hits as A.L. All-Star Manager
Among the most unlikely All-Stars is a former 17th-round draft pick with one career home run. Brad Mills won’t swing a bat on Tuesday night. But he will pinch-hit.
Sat., Oct. 29, 2016, 10:56 p.m.
Mgr October: Francona has Indians 1 win from Series title
Terry Francona is on the verge of ending another long World Series drought.
Wed., Oct. 19, 2016, 10:46 p.m.
Rookie Ryan Merritt helps pitch Cleveland Indians to World Series
A most unlikely pitching performance helped put a most unexpected team into the World Series.
Tue., June 3, 2014
MLB Notes: Boston’s Sizemore returns to Cleveland
Grady Sizemore glanced out toward center field, where he roamed for nearly eight seasons and where he chased down drives in the gap and had more than a few run-ins …
Wed., Nov. 13, 2013
MLB Managers of the Year: Francona and Hurdle
Terry Francona of the Cleveland Indians and Clint Hurdle of the Pittsburgh Pirates won the Manager of the Year awards Tuesday. Francona (left in photo) edged John Farrell of the …
Tue., April 9, 2013
Francona gets lost on walk to park
CLEVELAND – New Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona said he got lost making a two-block walk to Progressive Field for the team’s home opener. Francona, who is living in downtown …
Sun., Oct. 7, 2012
Cleveland hires Francona as manager
Terry Francona (pictured right) has been hired as manager of the Cleveland Indians. Francona, who won two World Series titles with the Boston Red Sox, accepted the Indians’ offer on …
Sat., Oct. 1, 2011
Francona out with Red Sox
The Terry Francona era is over in Boston. The manager who led the Red Sox to their first World Series championship in 86 years is out after one of the …
Tue., Feb. 22, 2011
Hired The Miami Dolphins have hired three-time Pro Bowl linebacker Bryan Cox as the team’s pass rush coach. A fifth-round selection by the Dolphins in 1991, Cox played 12 seasons …