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Dan Shaughnessy

Red Sox need more Bill James?

Picked-up pieces while chuckling over the Yankees’ imitation of the 2011 Red Sox . . .

You have to hand it to John Henry. Overseeing the worst Boston baseball team since the mid ’60s . . . making a “fact-finding” mission across the country to watch Bobby Valentine’s painful, public breakdown . . . readying for a return home to more phony sellouts with John Farrell managing in the other dugout . . . and the owner of the Boston Red Sox has come to the conclusion that the answer to all of the Sox’ problems is . . .

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