Twitter reacts to Red Sox parting ways with Alex Cora amid sign-stealing scandal

Justin Leger

Alex Cora's two-year run as Boston Red Sox manager came to an end on Tuesday as he and the organization mutually agreed to part ways in the wake of MLB's sign-stealing investigation.

Cora played a major role in the Houston Astros' 2017 sign-stealing scandal, and currently is being investigated by the league as part of similar cheating accusations with the 2018 Red Sox. Cora's dismissal comes one day after the Astros fired manager A.J. Hinch and general manager Jeff Luhnow.

Predictably, Twitter exploded with some interesting knee-jerk reactions as soon the Red Sox released their statement announcing the decision:

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Now, the question is who the Red Sox will choose to replace Cora for 2020. Pitchers and catchers report for spring training in Fort Myers, Fla. on Feb. 11.

Twitter reacts to Red Sox parting ways with Alex Cora amid sign-stealing scandal originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston

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