Parent Company Of Red Sox Changes Name

Corporate owner of Boston Red Sox changes name

      BOSTON (AP) – The parent company that owned the Boston Red Sox,
Liverpool FC and half of Roush Fenway Racing has changed its name
to Fenway Sports Group.
      The umbrella group owned primarily by John W. Henry and Tom
Werner was formerly known as New England Sports Ventures. Company
officials said it was assuming a new corporate name to better
reflect its reach into NASCAR and English Premier League soccer.
      Fenway Sports Group had been the name of NESV's marketing arm.
It will now go by Fenway Sports Management.
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