Bob McClure just couldn't last
Sour relationship with Bobby Valentine backdrop to Red Sox coach's dismissal
Updated: August 21, 2012, 1:12 AM ETBy Gordon Edes | ESPNBoston.com
- Pitching Ideas
- Boston hopes to re-sign Jon Lester, but there are other options out there, too.
- Sox Welcome Panda, Hanley
- Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez signed with Boston and said hello at Fenway.
- Thanks For Asking
- Mike Reiss answers your questions on Pats-Packers, Gray vs. Blount, and more.
- C's Hoping To Get Smart
- Marcus Smart (ankle) could return to game action as early as Friday.
- 'It's There If They Want It'
- How far the Patriots go this season comes down to their level on focus.