Will Alex Cora, AJ Hinch or Carlos Beltran manage again? MLB insiders explain why one could return in 2021

On Wednesday, Major League Baseball released commissioner Rob Manfred’s investigation into the 2018 Boston Red Sox and their misuse of technology to steal signs during games. Manfred’s report on the Red Sox was subdued compared to the one he published in January concerning the 2017 Houston Astros, a document that Read more

Red Sox leave the door open for Alex Cora to return following suspension for sign-stealing scheme

MLB commissioner Rob Manfred released his report detailing the investigation into the 2018 Boston Red Sox on Wednesday. The Red Sox were said to have illegally stolen signs that season — a World Series championship season — and Manfred’s report confirmed those suspicions. Video replay operator J.T. Watkins was found to have used video Read more

Alex Cora says he takes ‘full responsibility’ for role in Astros’ sign-stealing scandal

On Wednesday, commissioner Rob Manfred released his report detailing MLB’s investigation into the 2018 Red Sox. The Red Sox were said to have illegally stolen signs that season — a World Series championship season — and Manfred’s report confirmed those suspicions. Video replay operator J.T. Watkins was found to have used Read more

MLB hands Alex Cora one-year suspension for role in sign-stealing with Astros, not Red Sox

MLB on Wednesday announced a rather light suite of penalties against the Red Sox for their sign-stealing during their championship 2018 season. Part of those penalties is a ban levied against former Red Sox manager Alex Cora for the entirety of the 2020 season.  Although commissioner Rob Manfred found that Read more