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Bobby Valentine running for mayor in hometown, nearly a decade following failed Red Sox stint

夜网论坛 Boston Red Sox Baseball Bobby Valentine has been out of Major League Baseball for nearly nine years. He last managed the Red Sox during the 2012 season and was fired after leading the team to a 69-93 record, a mark that was, at the time, their worst record in nearly 50 years. After that debacle, it became clear that Valentine's management career was over, so he turned his attention elsewhere.Since 2013, he has been the Athletic Director at Sacred Heart University. But now, the former player and manager will be taking on a new challenge: He's going to be running for mayor of his hometown, Stamford, Conn. Valentine made the announcement via his social media platforms and YouTube on Friday and highlighted a desire to give back to his community. "The greatest commodity I have is my time, and I want to give my time and my energy and my wherewithal back to the city that has given me so much over my lifetime," Valentine said. MORE: Albert Pujols' best fits after release from AngelsValentine actually does have some experience in city management, as he served as Stamford's health and public safety director in 2011. He left that post after being offered a job by the Red Sox.Of course, Red Sox fans may be wondering why Valentine would be taking a shot at city management after failing as a manager[......]

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