Will Bobby Valentine have a TV alliance with the Mets this season? The possibility exists. MLB sources say SportsNet New York brass has reached out to Valentine to discuss a possible studio role on Mets telecasts.
-- Bobby Valentine, on visiting David Ortiz soon after becoming the new Red Sox manager. Ortiz’s production has been excellent this season after Valentine visited him in the offseason, much like it was when the Red Sox first took a chance on him in 2003.
-- Bobby Valentine, on pulling Clay Buchholz after the pitcher was hit on the foot by a batted ball. The Red Sox lost 2-1 to the Rays, with Valentine’s cautious approach in the game – and throughout much of the season – a far cry from his usual managing style.
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