Former Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine talks to the media after his bike ride outside his residence at the Colonnade Residences on Thursday October 4, 2012.
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Clay Buchholz #11 of the Boston Red Sox hands the ball over to Bobby Valentine #25 of the Boston Red Sox after the go-ahead run scored in the ninth by the Toronto Blue Jays at Fenway Park on September 9, 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Credit: Jim Rogash
Manager Bobby Valentine #25 of the Boston Red Sox argues with first base umpire Dan Bellino #2 after being ejected from a game against the Kansas City Royals in the fifth inning on August 26, 2012 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.
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Manager Bobby Valentine #25 of the Boston Red Sox argues with first base umpire Gary Darling #37 during the ninth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies on May 18, 2012 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Phillies won 6-4.
Credit: Miles Kennedy
Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland #10 and Boston Red Sox Manager Bobby Valentine #25 exchange handshakes at home plate prior to the start of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on April 5, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers defeated the Red Sox 3-2.
Credit: Leon Halip
Team owners Larry Lucchino, left, and John Henry, far right, and vice president and general manager Ben Cherington, center, pose with Bobby Valentine after he was introduced as the new manager for the Boston Red Sox during a press conference on December 1, 2011 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.
Bobby Valentine speaks during a press conference introducing him as the new manager of the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on December 1, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts.