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By Michael Holley

The tale of the altering face of baseball and the internal workings of its best association

After 100 "cursed" years, the Boston purple Sox rose gloriously to baseball domination. less than the management of supervisor Terry Francona, a rare crew of wildly disparate personalities—from the inscrutable Manny Ramirez to the affable David "Big Papi" Ortiz—pulled off unbelievable post-season comebacks to make it to the area sequence two times in 3 years . . . and eventually emerged successful. In Red Sox Rule, Michael Holley, bestselling writer of Patriot Reign, offers a desirable, insightful, and dazzling within examine the way it all happened.

With the unique cooperation of Terry Francona and tales from the clubhouse and the convention room, Holley unearths the non-public periods and the dugout and front-office ideas that experience made the crimson Sox a budding dynasty, overtaking their archrivals, the strong big apple Yankees, because the American League's elite group.

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