Bobby Valentine’s Slap of Matt Albers Could Be Setting Dangerous Precedent for Red Sox Pitchers (Video)

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Bobby Valentine wants results from his pitching staff. On Friday, he visited Matt Albers on the mound to make sure he got those results. The mound visit ended with Bobby V slapping Albers before heading back to the dugout.

Albers responded with a three-pitch strikeout, so NESN Nation’s Dan Duquette is a little worried about whether or not this new technique might stick. It might be more trouble than it’s worth.

See more in the video above.

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