Terry Francona


2014 record: 85-77, 3rd place in NL Central

Manager: Terry Francona, 3rd season

Estimated 2015 payroll: $87 million


As of Sept. 1, the Orioles’ lead in the American League East stood at nine games. With such a good-sized margin heading into the final month of the season, they should be able to relax, right?


DeMarlo Hale interviewed for the Boston Red Sox manager’s job on Thursday. He’s unlikely to get it.


From Comcast SportsNetCLEVELAND (AP) -- Terry Francona is getting back with one of his baseball families.Francona, who guided the Boston Red Sox to two World Series titles, has been hired as manage