Red Sox: A tumultuous offseason
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10/12/2011 Inside the collapse
John HenryJohn Henry surprised everyone on Oct. 14 by showing up to the studio of the sports radio station 98.5 The Sports Hub and demanding to be heard. Among the revelations in the wide-ranging interview with Michael Felger and Tony Massarotti was that Henry said he opposed the Red Sox' signing of Carl Crawford last offseason.
"[Crawford was ] definitely a baseball signing. In fact, anyone involved in the process, anybody involved in upper management with the Red Sox will tell you that I personally opposed that. They all know that," Henry said.