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LaMichael James Could Fit Patriots’ Need At Running Back If Traded

The New England Patriots are heading into the 2014 NFL draft with a need at running back, which they could fill by working out a trade with the San Francisco 49ers. The 49ers are shopping running back LaMichael James, a league source told The Sacramento Bee’s Matt Barrows. James was a second-round pick in 2012, but he’s been stuck behind Frank Gore and Kendall Hunter on the...
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Mayor Ending Sox Sweetheart Parking Deal?

Well, it looks like the NOG (New Ownership Group) may not have a sycophantic lapdog at City Hall anymore. New Boston Mayor Marty Walsh is trying to make Red Sox players, staff and families pay for their parking in and around Van Ness Street. This, of course, is quite different from the free ride given to the team by former Mayor Tom "I'm looking forward to the transmission...
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February 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Menino's Last 'Kiss In the Mail' For Sox Owners

Boondoggle Alley (FenwayNation Photo)On his way out of office, Boston Mayor Tom Menino delivered one final gift to his buddies in the Red Sox New Ownership Group (NOG). And this one was a beauty—worthy of Menino's distant predecessor James Michael Curley. Thanks to 'Mayor Mumbles', the Red Sox now own the right to close off Yawkey Way during games—essentially—in...
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September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Will Middlebrooks Played High School Football With LaMichael James, But Focus Has Been on Baseball Ever Since

Will Middlebrooks patiently awaits the call. The 23-year-old has spent the past four-plus seasons in the Red Sox farm system, working his way to a point where he could get a shot at the big league level at any given moment. But as he watches the likes of Bryce Harper and Mike Trout -- two of baseball's premier prospects -- get opportunities in the majors at the ages of 19 and...
May 01, 2012  |  Discuss
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