Gasarino’s sources say that the Red Sox are silently looking for prospective buyers. Does Gasparino still stand by his story even with the owners vehemently denying such claims?
“I do know that this is a team that is in trouble and that it is an organization that is in trouble. They are mulling it,” Gasparino said of a potential sale of the franchise. “The fact that they’re mulling it, the fact they’ve had at least a peripheral discussion with a potential buyer, it’s all true.”
“Whether (Henry) does it, I can’t tell you. I can tell you the story is real,” he said.
Both John Henry and Larry Lucchino have refuted the story. Gasparino said that reaction was expected, but it’s usually not to the extent that the Red Sox are taking it.
“I will tell you, usually the sort of responses from people when you know a reporter made it up ‘we don’t comment on rumors.’ These guys are out there trying to put out a fire because I caught them,” he said "
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