PAWTUCKET, R.I Along with introducing Gary DiSarcina as the new manager for Triple-A Pawtucket Friday afternoon, the Sox also announced the rest of their minor league coaching staffs.
According to Baseball America, the Red Sox have lost several of their minor league free agents, including a former first-round pick, while signing one.
His first professional season was a bit of a learning experience for right-hander Matt Barnes, the Red Sox first pick (19th overall) in the 2011 draft out of UConn.
Alex Ochoa, the Red Sox first-base coach in 2012, is leaning toward not returning to the organization for 2013.
SALEM Bobby Valentine appeared relaxed, comfortable, and animated. He was effusive, engaging, and loquacious.