Terry Francona on Alex Cora’s downfall: ‘You feel like you got kicked in the stomach…’
By Editor - Thu Jan 16, 8:41 am
Alex Cora played for Terry Francona with the Red Sox from 2005-08 and the two have remained good friends as Francona's managerial career took him to Cleveland and Cora assumed Francona's old job in Boston in 2017. Francona told WEEI on Wednesday that it hurts seeing Cora let go by the Red Sox after the former utility infielder on Francona's successful teams in Boston – including the 2007 world champions – was implicated in a sign-stealing scandal. LIVE stream the Celtics all season and get the latest news and analysis on all of your teams from NBC Sports Boston by downloading the My Teams App.