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Jon Lester Not Concerned About David Ross Going from Friend to Boss

Where once there was Rossy, now there is Manager David. It’s a transition that’s been much harder for some fans to grasp than it has players, but there’s probably a little residual weirdness for a few members of the roster just the same. Some of these players now have a friend as a boss and others are being managed by a guy they know more from Dancing with the Stars or the ESPN booth.

“It’s funny how different people in the locker room have said hi to him the first time seeing him,” Nico Hoerner said Thursday.