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Bobby Valentine era ends without rancor

Valentine’s tenure as Red Sox manager began with hope that the franchise would soon return to a strong position. But it quickly devolved into a lost season, with the Red Sox registering their worst record since 1965. Look back on how Valentine progressed during his 10 months running the Red Sox:

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