Brian MacPherson

Dombrowski’s Red Sox to go without general manager

Making official what already was the case in practice, Dave Dombrowski announced Tuesday that the Red Sox will not replace the recently departed Mike Hazen with a new general manager. Instead, the newly promoted Eddie Romero and holdover assistant gene...

Catching position has quantity, questionable quality

Nobody expected Sandy Leon to spend most of the season as the full-time catcher for the Red Sox, including all three of the team's playoff games.So precipitous was his decline late in the season, a crash back to his career norms at the plate, it'd be h...

Diamondbacks hire away Red Sox GM Hazen

Mike Hazen stayed with the Red Sox through the Ben Cherington-to-Dave Dombrowski transition — but only as long as it took to get a chance to run his own team.The Arizona Diamondbacks announced on Sunday the hiring of Hazen as their executive vice...