Christopher L. Gasper
Now Ben Cherington must prove himself
The press guide will tell you this is Ben Cherington’s second year as Red Sox general manager, but this will really be Cherington’s first year in charge. Last year’s 69-93 debacle goes on his resume, but it’s not fair to judge him on that season. It will be much more appropriate to judge him on this one with his man in the manager’s office.