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Paging John Henry

As with Liverpool, the next step in this Sox saga is starting to get obvious

Updated: August 4, 2012, 6:33 AM ET
By Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- Nine days ago, John W. Henry made a rare appearance before reporters on the Fenway Park pitch -- in simpler times, it was known as a ballpark -- and explained why he had to sack the famous coach of his legendary soccer team.

It wasn't all Kenny Dalglish's fault, he said. But this was Liverpool, dammit, and some things just aren't acceptable.

"I think it was obvious to every Liverpool fan," Henry told the Telegraph (for comparison's sake, think Boston Globe), "that something ...

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