John Farrell fined for replay criticism

Updated: April 16, 2014, 9:14 PM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

CHICAGO -- Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell said before Wednesday's game that he was fined in excess of $1,000 by the commissioner's office for his comments critical of MLB's replay system. A major league source said the amount was $2,500.

Farrell said he was given the option of making a donation for that amount to the Baseball Assistance Team and planned to do so.

Farrell said of the new replay system following Sunday's game in New York that "it's hard to have any faith in the ...

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