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Larry Lucchino's Departure Leaves Uncertainty For Red Sox' Front Office Structure

Published in SportsBusiness Daily on 08 / 04 / 15

The "ripple effect" from the departure of Red Sox President & CEO Larry Lucchino and the poor play of the club this season "is only just beginning," according to Michael Silverman of the BOSTON HERALD. Sources said that one scenario that could come into play is a "restructuring of the Red Sox fr...

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