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What We Know About David Price On the Red Sox

So David Price and the Red Sox have agreed to a seven-year deal worth $217 million, pending a physical that Price will presumably clear with some ease. As part of the terms, Price can opt out after year three, and sometimes pitchers do that, and sometimes they don’t. We’re in a weird place, where this was entirely predictable, for any number of reasons, and at the same time,...
Via Fangraphs
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David Price Sends Cryptic Tweet That Might Have Signaled Red Sox Deal

Maybe it was a mistake? Maybe it was a sign? Whatever it was, David Price’s latest tweet certainly had his Twitter followers scrambling for answers Tuesday. Hours before Price reportedly signed a seven-year, $217 million deal with the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday, he sent out a cryptic tweet containing a symbol. @ — David Price (@DAVIDprice14) December 1, 2015 That tweet...
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David Price signs with Red Sox for $217 million

The Boston Red Sox made good on the reports suggesting that they were planning to blow all other bidders for David Price out of the water. The Boston Globe reports that the Sox have signed the southpaw pitcher to a 7-year, $217 million deal. The contract is the largest in total money for any pitcher ever, besting Clayton Kershaw’s extension with the Dodgers by two million and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

BREAKING: David Price joins Red Sox on seven-year, $217 million deal

The David Price sweepstakes have officially ended. The big winners of the Price sweepstakes are none other than the Boston Red Sox. The ace lefty has agreed to take his talents to Boston on a franchise-record seven-year, $217 million deal with an opt-out clause after three years as reported by Pete Abraham of the Boston […]
Via Baseball Essential
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Whoosh. That was the sound of Boston passing us on its way to getting David Price

They'll pay him $217 million over seven years. He'll be pitching at age 37. (CC will go for us until 36.)That leaves Boston with this starting rotation:PriceRick PorcelloClay BuchholzEduardo RodriguezWade MileyHenry Owens and Joe Kelly to back-up.Keep in mind, their bullpen now has Craig Kimbrel. There is talk that they'll package Jackie Bradley Jr. with Hanley Ramirez to fill another...

Breaking News - Red Sox Sign David Price

Jim MonaghanContributing WriterPhoto courtesy of Fox SportsMultiple sources are reporting that the Red Sox have come to terms with free agent left-handed pitcher David Price on a multi-year contract.Terms are believed to be a seven-year deal worth $217 million.Though there is some concern over his post-season record, Price is a five-time All-Star. He was 18-5 with a 2.45 ERA in...
Via RedSoxLife
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Reports: David Price, Red Sox agree to seven-year, $217 million contract

The Boston Red Sox landed their ace. The Red Sox agreed to a seven-year, $217 million contract with left-hander David Price, according to The Boston Globe’s Peter Abraham. FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal confirmed the deal, which is the largest contract given to a pitcher in Major League Baseball history. Filed under: Boston Red Sox, Ricky Doyle, Top Stories
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Could New Red Sox Trade Target Be Shelby Miller?

(USAToday Sports)There have been several suggested starting pitcher trade targets for the Red Sox—young hurlers like José Quintana, Carlos Carrasco, Danny Salazar or Chris Sale. Now, multiple reports are pointing to another possible target—Atlanta's Shelby Miller. Both the Cubs and Boston are said to be in on Miller (both are also chasing David Price, by the way) after Atlanta...
Via FenwayNation
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Red Sox Sign OF Chris Young To Two-Year Deal

As Red Sox Nation awaits to see if Boston lands David Price or Johnny Cueto, the team signed veteran outfielder Chris Young to a 2-year deal on Monday afternoon. 
Via CLNS Radio
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The Best Ways to Watch the Boston Red Sox on Digital Devices

You have a few months until the new the new MLB season starts in April, so you may be consoling yourself with sports themed games at Euro Palace. However, you may also wish to prepare for the new season by making use of the many great ways to watch the Red Sox on your digital devices. Here are two of the best… At Bat (free with in-app purchases) The official At...
Via Fire Brand AL
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Boston Red Sox Cyber Monday News: Hanley Being Shopped, Price On Xmas Wish List

Could Boston Red Sox GM Dave Dombrowski be among the millions of people doing their shopping on Cyber Monday?
Via CLNS Radio
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Could The Orioles Be A Hanley Ramirez Trade Target?

Duquette (L); Hanley (R)As Red Sox GM, Dan Duquette was the guy who originally signed Hanley Ramirez many moons ago. As the current GM of the Orioles, Duquette might still be enamoured enough with his signee to consider trading for him and making him the full-time Baltimore DH. With Chris Davis likely flying out of Camden Yards (maybe even to the Red Sox), the Birds need some replacement...
Via FenwayNation
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Halo Headlines: Red Sox shopping Hanley Ramirez; Hector Santiago gets married

The November 30, 2015 edition of Los Angeles Angels news includes Boston possibly shopping Han-Ram around, a Halos starter tying the knot, and more… The Story: Red Sox “seem to be” asking Angels and two other teams about Hanley Ramirez MWAH Says: Aging, injury-prone player owed ~$66 million the next three years coming off the worst season of his career? Sign me up! Really...
Via Monkey with a Halo
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Roster Recap: Matt Barnes’ Bumpy Bullpen Ride

Welcome to BP Boston’s Roster Recap series! Over the next four months, we’ll be breaking down every player on Boston’s 40-man roster and many of their top prospects in order to provide a comprehensive overview of the Red Sox roster’s strengths and weaknesses, as well as what we can expect moving forward. There’s no better time than the offseason to review the best (there...
Via BP Boston
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Red Sox trying to trade Hanley Ramirez

    The Boston Red Sox are trying to trade Hanley Ramirez, according to a report. The Boston Globe’s Nick Cafordo wrote in his Sunday column that there’s talk in the Red Sox front office that the team wants to move Ramirez. He mentions the Mariners, Angels and Orioles as all potential targets for a trade. Two potential issues to overcome with a deal involving Ramirez...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Ex-Red Sox Player Otis Nixon Arrested Again

Otis Nixon played just one season in Boston—but back in 1994 he did hit .274 and collected 42 of his 620 career stolen bases. For some reason, the Red Sox have employed a bunch of players with the name "Nixon". In addition to Otis, there was Willard, Russ—and, of course, Trot. Otis was traded away from The Carmine Hose in December of 1994 for (amazingly enough) Jose Canseco....
Via FenwayNation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

David Ortiz is Retiring and Nothing Will Ever Be the Same

It’s okay to admit it. That for the last couple years, it’s been there. In the back of your mind. In deepest, darkest recesses of your heart. The thought that some day, David Ortiz would hang-up his massive cleats, relinquish the crown and scepter he was given as Almighty Lord of Baseball and disappear into the Alaskan wilderness, or at least a 25-acre spread in the toniest...
Via Surviving Grady
5 days ago  |  Discuss

TeamBoston sports mystery t-shirt package 4 for $20

Back by popular demand! These combo packs were a smashing success last Thanksgiving weekend and they are back again this holiday weekend!Happy Thanksgiving Boston sports fans. Here's your chance to get a jump on Black Friday. We're emptying the vault to give you a great deal this holiday weekend while supplies last. Sometimes we end up selling more of one size than another, so we...
Via RedSoxLife
6 days ago  |  Discuss

2016 Boston Red Sox Positional Preview: Designated Hitter

The Boston Red Sox Beat Team on CLNS Radio is previewing the 2016 Red Sox team position by position. We are recapping what happened last season, highlighting the current contract situations of players, and predicting what the roster will look like heading into next season. You can check out the…
Via CLNS Radio
6 days ago  |  Discuss

John Farrell: Ortiz's retirement announcement 'bittersweet'

David Ortiz’s career will come to an end when the designated hitter retires following the 2016 season, which is “bittersweet” for Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell to think about. On one hand, Ortiz has earned the year-long farewell thanks to his 503 career home runs and three World Series, but it also means the Boston manager only has one more season with him in the...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Roster Recap: Clay Buchholz, Consistently Inconsistent

Welcome to BP Boston’s Roster Recap series! Over the next four months, we’ll be breaking down every player on Boston’s 40-man roster and many of their top prospects in order to provide a comprehensive overview of the Red Sox roster’s strengths and weaknesses, as well as what we can expect moving forward. There’s no better time than the offseason to review the best (there...
Via BP Boston
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Roster Recap: Christian Vazquez’s Comeback

Welcome to BP Boston’s Roster Recap series! Over the next four months, we’ll be breaking down every player on Boston’s 40-man roster and many of their top prospects in order to provide a comprehensive overview of the Red Sox roster’s strengths and weaknesses, as well as what we can expect moving forward. There’s no better time than the offseason to review the best (there...
Via BP Boston
7 days ago  |  Discuss

David Ortiz responds to latest 'Saturday Night Live' skit

    David Ortiz was once again the center of a hilarious “Saturday Night Live” skit over the weekend, and Big Papi is being a great sport about it. In honor of Ortiz’s recent revelation that he will retire after the 2015 season, SNL’s Kenan Thompson returned to poke more fun at Ortiz. The skit involved faux Big Papi proudly talking about all the advertising and business...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Fenway Park gets new look for college football game

Notre Dame and Boston College will make history this Saturday as they face each other at Fenway Park, the home of the Boston Red Sox. This will be the first time since 1956 that a college football game is held at this venue. Photos of the field began circulating on Wednesday showing the changes made to the field. The end zones honor Notre Dame as the home team and the Shamrock Series...
Via Gamedayr
12 days ago  |  Discuss

David Ortiz hit home runs, swore on TV, and won fans' hearts

David Ortiz recently announced his plans to retire after completion of the 2016 season. His contract with the Red Sox includes two options for 2016 and 2017. So his retirement after next season will leave (at least) $10 million on the table. It’s not something you often see so he must really feel like it’s the right time. Finishing the 2016 season will round out his impressive...
Via The Outside Corner
13 days ago  |  Discuss

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