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John Farrell announces he has lymphoma

Red Sox Manager John Farrell said on Friday he is battling lymphoma. Farrell made the announcement Friday afternoon during a pre-game conference at Fenway Park. Farrell said the Stage 1 lymphoma was found during a recent hernia surgery. Kevin Harriman...
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WILLIS NAMED RED SOX PITCHING COACH

RED SOX NAME CARL WILLIS PITCHING COACH BOSTON, MA – The Boston Red Sox today named Carl Willis as the club’s major league pitching coach, filling the vacancy left when Juan Nieves was relieved from his duties as pitching coach on Thursday. Willis will join the team for tomorrow’s series finale against the Blue Jays in Toronto. Willis, 54, joins the organization with 11 seasons of experience...
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RED SOX WRAP UP SPRING TRAINING TODAY

ON THE AIR: Today’s spring training finale will be televised on NESN and carried on WEEI Radio on 93.7 FM. HOME SWEET: Last night’s game marked Boston’s final contest of the spring at JetBlue Park...The club sold out each of its 15 completed home Grapefruit League games this spring -- with a total attendance of 148,862 -- as well as all 63 Grapefruit League games in...
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RED SOX MAKE IT OFFICIAL, EXTEND FARRELL

RED SOX, JOHN FARRELL AGREE ON CONTRACT EXTENSION FORT MYERS, FL – The Boston Red Sox today extended manager John Farrell’s contract through the 2017 season with a club option for 2018. Executive Vice President/General Manager Ben Cherington made the announcement. Farrell, 52, is entering his third season as manager of the Red Sox. He became the 46th manager in Red Sox history in October 2012 after...
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