What They're Saying About Ben Cherington '96...


On Tuesday, Oct. 25, Ben Cherington '96 was named the new General Manager of the Boston Red Sox. He is the fourth Amherst graduate to reach General Manager status in Major League Baseball. Take a look at the following articles to see what the critics are saying about the Sox new GM.
ESPN.com - New GM Cherington Swinging for Fences
Boston Globe - At Least He Knows the Territory
ESPN.com - Red Sox Make Ben Cherington GM
Boston Herald - Ben Cherington Knows What He Signed up for as Sox GM
NESN.com - Ben Cherington Part of Remarkable Group of Amherst Alumni Serving Prominent Roles in MLB

Listen to Cherington's press conference

Watch a NESN interview with Cherington

Watch an ABC40 interview with former Amherst coach Bill Thurston

Read what Amherst Magazine had to say about Cherington back in 2007 
and about Pittsburgh Pirates GM Neal Huntington '91 in 2009...