Red Sox Manager Alex Cora Fired in Sign Stealing Scandal

Cora was the bench coach for the Houston Astros when they won the 2017 World Series and led Boston to the title the following year in his first season as manager.

  • Published 14 January 2020

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have fired manager Alex Cora, a day after baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred implicated him in the sport’s sign-stealing scandal. Cora was the bench coach for the Houston Astros when they won the 2017 World Series and led Boston to the title the following year in his first season as manager. Astros manager AJ Hinch and general manager Jeff Luhnow were fired an hour after Manfred suspended them for… Read at AP News