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The Red Sox' September collapse has been beaten to death. And while there aren't many things that can ease the pain of such a historic downfall, Sox fans can take solace in the fact that the team is working as hard as ever this offseason. General manager Ben Cherington sat down with NESN's Tom Caron and Peter Gammons down at the winter meetings in Dallas to discuss a number of topics. Among them was the contact that he and new manager Bobby Valentine have had with various players throughout the offseason. Cherington said that Kevin Youkilis, Dustin Pedroia, Carl Crawford...
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ESPN Boston has said that sources aka rumors have said that David Ortiz is going to accept arbitration today. It would mean that Papi would definitely be back in a Red Sox uniform for one more year. The Sox and Ortiz could also continue to negotiate a 2 year deal after he accepts arbitration. As reported yesterday, the Sox offered Papi a 2 yr/18 mil deal and that Papi would...
Maybe reporters are making way too much of the dynamic between Josh Beckett and Bobby Valentine before their new relationship even starts, but I’d be lying if I said I wasn’t slightly concerned as a Red Sox fan. Beckett was said to be a malcontent in the Red Sox clubhouse last season. In fact, a [...]
DALLAS –– When Miami acquired shortstop Jose Reyes, trade speculation immediately shifted to Hanley Ramirez. It was believed that Ramirez –– the team's starting shortstop for the last six years –– wouldn't be willing to switch to third base. If true, his demands could propel the Red Sox into hot pursuit. Although Boston has a starting shortstop in Marco Scutaro...
The Boston Red Sox have re-signed left handed pitcher Andrew Miller according to Jon Paul Morosi of FOXSports. The Red Sox signed the left handed pitcher back in December 2010.
In 2011 he went 6-3 with a 5.54 ERA in 65 innings throughout 17 games, 12 starts for the Boston Red Sox.
If Bobby Valentine is attempting to endear himself to Red Sox Nation, he’s started off on the right foot. The 45th manager in Red Sox history took a page out of Curt Schilling’s book in a media session today in Dallas at the Winter Meetings. Valentine stated: “I hate the Yankees. I don’t want to waste this valuable time talking about the Yankees. This is too valuable.”...
I guess this gets to the core of why some clubs "are throwing around bags of money and the Red Sox and Yankees are flippin' nickels."
Cashman on trades, "It’s just hahd to find a match — and it feels like it’s hahdah now than evah... This isn’t the old seat-of-the-pants, get drunk in the lobby...
Tim Bogar and Gary Tuck will join hitting coach Dave Magadan as returning coaches who will survive the transition from Terry Francona to new Red Sox manager Valentine.
The Red Sox re-signed lefty Andrew Miller, tweets Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports.
BOSTON (AP) - The Boston Red Sox are planning a big party for the 100th birthday of Fenway Park.The team unveiled its plans at the ballpark on Thursday.A 256-page commemorative coffee table book, hats and T-shirts, pins and pennants will be sold. The ballpark will have an open house on ...
The Boston Red Sox are planning a big party for the 100th birthday of Fenway Park. The team unveiled its plans at the ballpark on Thursday.
Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington spoke to a small group of Boston-area reporters in the lobby of the Hilton Anatole after baseball’s winter meetings ended yesterday.
The White Sox and Red Sox are meeting to discuss Chicago starters John Danks and Gavin Floyd, tweets ESPNBoston's Gordon Edes. Yesterday White Sox GM Kenny Williams called the Sergio Santos trade "the start of a rebuilding," but said that he'd probably keep his pitching intact due to insufficient offers.
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