Lester Says New Red Sox Manager Farrell Is A “No BS Guy”

October 22, 2012 8:51 PM
Lester Says New Red Sox Manager Farrell Is A “No BS Guy”
" BOSTON (CBS) – The Red Sox will officially introduce John Farrell as the team’s manager Tuesday afternoon. Farrell was the pitching coach in Boston for four years and has been the manager in Toronto the past two seasons.

Pitcher Jon Lester tells WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche that he is happy Farrell was hired quickly, saying, “All the question marks are gone and I think that’s just the biggest thing for players.”

Lester says the players knew Farrell was the frontrunner for the job, and is excited to have him back.

ROCHE: Farrell A Solid Choice

“I just like the fact that he was a no BS guy,” says Lester "

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