CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 21: Manager Terry Francona #17 talks with Ryan Raburn #9 of the Cleveland Indians in the dugout during the sixth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Progressive Field on May 21, 2013 in Cleveland, Ohio.
I thought he had to dodge traffic all day and make some really big pitches ... They made him work from the first inning on but he continued to make pitches.
There were a couple of balls that were Fenway fly balls. I think the wind plays a factor and the wall. There's a lot of things going on out there. That's just a part of this ballparkMore quotes »
Red Sox believe John Farrell will be a positive reminder of Terry Francona
were supposed to reverse this franchise's downward spiral, a swan dive that had been piloted in the final weeks of 2011 by Terry Francona.Valentine's efforts, which often were unorthodox, failed big-time. But the deposed manager succeeded in doing one thing Read more »
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Indians give up 4 in 8th, lose 7-4 to Red Sox
Francona has managed enough games in Fenway Park to know the odd angles and configurations of the ballpark can lead to some crazy outcomes. Francona witnessed another, this time from the visitor's dugout as Cleveland's manager in a 7-4 loss to Boston on Saturday. 8:12 PM from The Seattle Times Read more »
Is Asdrubal Cabrera the right choice to bat third for the Cleveland Indians? Hey, Hoynsie!
averaging nearly a move every day for most of the season. I never remembered a team being so active. It seems like manager Terry Francona and the Indians' top brass are treating every game like it's Game Seven of the World Series. Trust me, I have no complaints, 8:05 PM from Cleveland.com Read more »
Lackey, Carp spark Sox in the rain
arm strength, he finished Nick Swisher off with a 93 mph fastball for the last out of the sixth inning. “He had velocity,” said Terry Francona, Lackey’s former manager in Boston and now the Indians manager. “He ended up throwing that cutter very effectively, 5:35 AM from Bangor Daily News Read more »
Indians cruise past Red Sox 12-3 on Francona's return
-- Cleveland gave manager Terry Francona the satisfaction of victory upon his return to Fenway Park as the Indians beat Boston 12-3 on Thursday, staying top of the American League Central division while preventing the Red Sox from going top of the East. Francona, from China Post Read more »
Video: Red Sox Honor Francona With Video Tribute
Boston Red Sox now Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona made his return to Fenway Park last night. Well we should say return in a baseball uniform. He was back last year for the 100 year celebration and while as a member of the ESPN Sunday Night Baseball from Red Sox All Access Read more »