Farrell: Chemistry crucial to success

At Coffee With The Coaches, the Sox manager and others share winning insight

Updated: June 18, 2013, 8:26 PM ET
By Jack McCluskey | Special to ESPNBoston.com

BOSTON -- The clock had yet to strike 7, the morning mist still burning off and the streets around Fenway Park stirring to life with a doubleheader on tap in the afternoon, but John Farrell was already in the house.

As the grounds crew meticulously prepped the field, tending to the pitcher's mound and the dirt of the infield, and stadium workers hosed down seats to give them time to dry before the first game, Farrell stood in a huddle in the posh State Street Pavilion talking quietly.

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