Video: Interview with Rox CEO Chris Carminucci
Gordon Edes sits down with Brockton Rox CEO Chris Carminucci to talk about how Carminucci came to "firing himself" as field manager and hiring Bill Buckner.
Carminucci says he was attracted to Buckner by his integrity. As for 1986, Carminucci said, "Anyone who could come through that with the class and integrity that [Buckner] did, I want him on my side."
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