It's finally here: the trade deadline. All of the speculation ends today. Rumors will be proven as fact or simply wilt away into the forgotten rumor pile.
The hour is rapidly approaching when Red Sox fans will find out the plan of GM Ben Cherington and company. Will the Red Sox sell? Will they buy? Will they do nothing?
Signs are pointing to the Red Sox doing nothing major at all.
With that said, here are some rumors that have been reported today—July 31—concerning the Red Sox.