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Although the past week has been a busy one for player movement, the Red Sox have stayed relatively quiet in terms of transactions, with their only move being the signing of catcher David Ross to a 2-year, $6.2 million deal. They have been active in talks over the past few days, and here’s a recap [...]
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Photo Courtesy of the Boston Red Sox. Here is new Red Sox catcher David Ross, who signed with the team last week on a two-year deal worth 6.2 million. Ross is expected to help the Boston pitching staff get back on track as he is known as a good game caller and is well respect [...]
Apparently the $30 million+ that John Lackey has coming his way over the next two years just isn’t enough. He’s trying to unload this insane Newport Beach, California mansion for $10 million. Unlike the last two years of Lackey’s career, this house is no laughing matter. Complete with a private putting green and pool with ocean views, Lackey’s pad is truly a place where you...
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Even though free-agent outfielder Cody Ross is reportedly seeking a three-year contract, if the Boston Red Sox
were to offer him slightly less -- say, in the range of two years and
$16 million -- it could...
The Boston Red Sox expects to have one of baseball's highest payrolls in 2013, general manager Ben Cherington told Boston radio station WEEI on Thursday. The team has just $45 million in guaranteed salary committed to next season, but, and would plan to invest in their arbitration-eligible players such as Jacoby Ellsbury and Andrew Bailey, spend on free agents or take on salary...
The hot stove is heating up and the Red Sox have been rumored to be in on many of the top free agents. With needs all over the field, Boston will surely have an active offseason.
If you’re wondering who the team might be interested in and how the Red Sox will look come Spring Training, send your questions to Tom Caron and Nick Cafardo for a chance to get them answered on NESN’s...
For the last decade, eager members of Red Sox Nation have been able to spend some time during the holiday season at one of baseball’s most hallowed grounds: Fenway Park.
After celebrating 100 years of the ballpark in 2012, some lucky Red Sox fans will have the opportunity to drink some hot cocoa at Fenway and spread some holiday cheer on Dec. 1.
“Christmas at Fenway” offers...
The Boston Red Sox are widely considered one of the most charitable professional sports organizations in the country, a trend which continued Wednesday with the announcement of the 2013 Run-Walk to Home Base, which will be hosted at Fenway Park.
The charity’s mission is to provide services for Iraq and Afghanistan war veterans who have been affected by combat stress and traumatic...
There could be another former member of the Red Sox family rejoining the team this offseason.
On Thursday, the Sox brought Braves assistant hitting coach Scott Fletcher in for an interview, according to ESPN and confirmed by other outlets.
Fletcher was a member of the Red Sox for two years of his lengthy 15-year career. From 1993-94, he batted .269 in 184 total games for the Sox...
The Boston Red Sox dumped a bevy of payroll ($250 million to be exact) late in the 2012 season as the continued to crumble. Now, the team is poised to climb out of the cellar and into 4th place. There are already rumblings that the team is looking at Josh Hamilton, who is looking for [...]
Red Sox GM Ben Cherington went on WEEI today and had some scary interesting things to say.
First, he admitted to talking to Miami about some players, but then implied that any deal wouldn't fit the team's approach. Which is something good for once. Taking a slow & steady approach. Jose Reyes & Josh Johnson would've been nice additions for 2013 but with...
Newly hired Red Sox manager John Farrell is already receiving accolades in Boston, without even managing a game.
Farrell will be honored on Thursday night by The American Ireland Fund at their Boston Gala Dinner at the Westin Waterfront Hotel.
With Farrell’s hiring, he became the 20th manager of Irish descent with the organization in the 112 year history of Boston baseball.
Back in the day, when the Red Sox were interested in trading for some new talent, they followed a simple strategy: they sent the prospective player out to lunch with Teddy Ballgame. If Teddy got good vibes during lunch and came back with a thumbs up, a deal was made. On the other hand, if [...]
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Listen back to @john_pielli’s interview with former Red Sox OF Greg Blosser. Greg played for the Red Sox in 1993 and 1994.