1. Victorino Blasts Critics for Saying He Wanted to Trade Prospects for Hamels

    FORT MYERS, Fla. — Over the past few days much has been made of Shane Victorino and Cole Hamels, with the Red Sox potentially giving up prospects (most notably Mookie Betts and Blake Swihart) to get a number one starter...

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  2. 2015 AL East Preview: Cue the Inevitable Red Sox Resurgence

    Welcome to Grantland's 2015 MLB division previews. From now through next week, Jonah Keri and I will analyze each team in each division, focusing on offseason triumphs and failures, ...

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  3. Complete Boston Red Sox 2015 Season Preview

    The Boston Red Sox 's 2015 season begins on April 6 , when they visit the Philadelphia Phillies . Just in case you haven't been paying detailed attention to everything that's ...

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  4. Jackie Bradley Jr. Quietly Having a Strong Spring

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  5. Justin Masterson Continues to Progress in Minor League Start

    FORT MYERS -- As he walked through the fenced-in dugout on a practice field here today, Justin Masterson thanked a group of Red Sox minor leaguers for "hosting" him in a game against a Baltimore Orioles farm team...

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  6. Magee, Cut by Bucs, off to Red Sox Camp

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Linebacker Brandon Magee was released by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Wednesday morning. It didn't take him long to find a new team -- in a different sport...

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  7. David Ortiz: 'Dehydrating Is Part of Being Human'

    After being questioned for taking time off at spring training due to dehydration, David Ortiz detailed his health situation to WEEI.com's Rob Bradford and vowed to be ready to go soon...

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  8. David Ortiz on His Absence from Red Sox' Lineup: 'I'm Not Just Sitting Around'

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  9. Craig Keeps Plugging Away Amid Uncertainty

    JUPITER, Fla. -- Boston Red Sox outfielder Allen Craig is in no position to scoff at long bus trips. Less than three weeks into the Grapefruit League season, he has already made two ...

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  10. Red Sox Could Open 2015 Season with Eight Relievers; Joe Kelly to DL?

    The Boston Red Sox could use their early season schedule to their advantage. While Joe Kelly has said his biceps soreness is behind him, there's still a scenario in which the right-hander could start the season on the disabled list...

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  11. Red Sox Notebook: David Ortiz's Absence Not a Concern

    FORT MYERS — Fear not, Red Sox fans: David Ortiz is hydrated again. After sitting out a week's worth of exhibition games because of flu-like symptoms that left him feeling ...

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  12. 3 Things We Learned About the Red Sox in Spring Training

    Spring training declarations are a difficult beast to tackle. Putting too much weight in March statistics would be misguided, as Jake Fox and his 10 Grapefruit League home runs in 2011 remind us...

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  13. "Growing Concern" over Koji Uehara's Opening Day Status

    FORT MYERS, Fla. — Koji Uehara's chances of being ready for Opening Day seem slimmer with each afternoon...

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  14. Hitting Coach Chili Davis Has an Ally in History

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  15. Victorino Should Take Rusney Castillo's Roster Spot (and Probably Will)

    Shane Victorino will likely start Opening Day in right field while Rusney Castillo heads to the minor leagues. And believe it or not, that's probably a smart move by John Farrell and Ben Cherington...

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  16. Mookie Betts Razzes John Farrell, Serves as Red Sox 'Fashion Consultant'

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  17. Betts Taking Red Sox Nation by Storm

    Mookie Betts knows his status on the service-time totem pole and the requisite reticence that comes with it...

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  18. Boston Red Sox: With Mookie Betts in Center, Sox Have Terrific Outfield

    Coming into spring training, Mookie Betts, the Red Sox's seventh-ranked prospect by Baseball America in 2014, was supposed to compete with Cuban signee Rusney Castillo for the starting center field job...

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  19. Mind Over Body: Porcello Thinking Ahead on Mound

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Rick Porcello's mind is acting like it's already April. His body, however, has other ideas...

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  20. Mookie Betts Winning the Race for Red Sox Center Field Job

    FORT MYERS, Fla. — Mookie Betts had two impressive athletic feats on Sunday. One came in the third inning against the Philadelphia Phillies when he lined a ball over the head ...

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  21. Hanley Ramirez Locked in at Plate, Adjusting to New Position

    Hanley Ramirez knocked in five runs with a three-run homer and a two-run single, looking very much locked in at the plate...

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  22. Blake Swihart Showed Why He Is an Untouchable Piece of Red Sox's Future

    To deem a young player or prospect as “untouchable” can sometimes backfire. Injuries occur. Plateauing performances before hitting the majors happen more often than not...

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  23. Sox Duel in Relay Race to Avoid Long Bus Ride

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Good morning from the Fort, where the Boston Red Sox engaged in an intramural competition as spirited as anything that has taken place here all spring...

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  24. Video: Betts Collects Inside-the-Park Home Run

    Vying this spring for a roster spot with the Boston Red Sox , Mookie Betts saw Rusney Castillo clobber a three-run homer Friday and decided to one-up his main adversary for the center-field job Sunday afternoon...

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  25. Kelly's Next Start Pushed Back, Red Sox Not Worried

    BRADENTON, Fla. -- The Red Sox have decided to skip Joe Kelly for Sunday's start against the Phillies . The righty will make his return on Friday...

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