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Red Sox all set with their starting pitching?

  This embed is invalid   " /> The Boston Red Sox’s 2015 starting rotation could be comprised of five pitchers already on the roster.   Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington over the weekend reiterated his stance that he’s comfortable with Boston’s rotation as constructed. There’s been some debate as to whether the Red Sox should pursue a No. 1 starter...
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Are Red Sox 'Punting' On Free Agent Starters?

As time moves on, it appears that the Red Sox may actually be planning to go into the 2015 season with their current starting rotation.'s Gordon Edes reports today that Ben Cherington has—in fact—admitted that the team is not "actively engaged" with any of the elite free agent pitchers still available. This is highly distressing on many levels. It indicates that...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Cherington: Red Sox Will Look To Add Catcher, Bullpen Help (Video)

A GM’s work is never done. The Boston Red Sox added three starting pitchers — Rick Porcello, Wade Miley, Justin Masterson — at last week’s Major League Baseball winter meetings in San Diego. Ben Cherington has since expressed satisfaction with the acquisitions, but the Red Sox general manager also acknowledged Tuesday the club will keep its eyes open this offseason for additional...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

POLL Verdict Is In: Improve Red Sox Rotation!

The voice of our readers is pretty clear. As the chart shows, almost three-quarters of those voting (73%) say they are not "OK" with the current composition of the Red Sox rotation. Just 27% are satisfied with the way the starters look at present. Clearly, Ben Cherington needs to make at least one more pitching move—either trading for Cole Hamles, Doug Fister or Jordan Zimmerman...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Cherington, Boston Red Sox Plan To ‘Keep Working’ This Offseason

This embed is invalid" /> The Major League Baseball winter meetings aren’t an end point for the Boston Red Sox. The Red Sox reportedly added three starting pitchers this week in San Diego, leaving Boston with a rotation comprised of Clay Buchholz, Joe Kelly, Rick Porcello, Wade Miley and Justin Masterson. The moves represent a step in the right direction...
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Ben Cherington Ready To Turn Page On Red Sox’s Jon Lester Negotiations

This embed is invalid" /> Ben Cherington is in no mood to play Monday morning quarterback. The Boston Red Sox fell short in their quest to sign Jon Lester, as the left-hander accepted a six-year, $155 million contract with the Chicago Cubs late Tuesday night. Cherington naturally is left to wonder where things went off the tracks, but the Red Sox general...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

REPORT: Red Sox Trade Expected By 2PM

Ben Cherington must have to be somewhere special on Thanksgiving. After a whirlwind Monday of double free-agents signings, there are reports out that the Red Sox will be engaged in a major trade by 2PM Eastern time today. Rumors are swirling about who their partner might be—but it's likely to come down to starting pitching targets from three teams (Phillies, Nationals, Reds). The...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox rumors: Pablo Sandoval & Hanley Ramirez

According to John Heyman of CBS Sports, the Boston Red Sox are close to an agreement with free agent shortstop Hanley Ramirez. Ramirez, formerly a member of the Red Sox farm system, hit .283 in 128 games for the Los Angeles Dodgers this season. Coupled with the reports that Boston has sent an offer to free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval, the Red Sox would apparently have a logjam...
November 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Cherington Met Lester's Agents Again

According to's Rob Bradford, Red Sox GM Ben Cherington met with Jon Lester's agents again last night for an 'extended period of time'. Stay tuned. 
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November 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Boston Red Sox trade rumors: Will Ben Cherington pull the trigger?

With the Boston Red Sox hot streak coming to an end these past three games, GM Ben Cherington must decide what direction he wants to take with the team. Hopes were held high with the winning streak after the break, but after their 14 run performance on Monday, their offense has dwindled and the winning has come to a halt. Now nine games back in the division and 6.5 games out of the...
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

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