1. Gomes' Pinch HR Lifts Red Sox over Royals 5-4

    BOSTON -- Jonny Gomes hit a go-ahead two-run pinch homer in the sixth after another two-run shot in the inning by Xander Bogaerts and the Boston Red Sox beat the Kansas City Royals 5-4 on Friday night...

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  2. Breaking Down the 1 Trade Deadline Deal the Boston Red Sox Have to Make

    The July 31 MLB trade deadline is less than two weeks away. For the 43-52 Boston Red Sox , who are currently sitting in fourth place in the American League East—and 9...

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  3. John Farrell: 'No One Has Given Up Anything'

    Repeating the sentiment of his boss Ben Cherington during the GM's Thursday morning interview on Dennis & Callahan, John Farrell said a 43-52 record won't immediately send management into sell mode...

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  4. State of the Nation: Second-Half Decisions

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  5. Ranking Boston Red Sox's Best Minor League Bargaining Chips

    Despite their disappointing 2014 season, the Boston Red Sox are one of baseball's better-positioned franchises when it comes to immediate future success...

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  6. 3 Trades That Could Get the Boston Red Sox Back into the Race

    The defending World Series champion Boston Red Sox are 43-52, eight games out of a playoff spot and 9.5 games back in the AL East...

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  7. Bogaerts Hopes Break Helps Snap Slump

    It begins as a depressing story, the one about the rookie third baseman who came in billed as a franchise player and instead played as if the only franchise where he would ever belong was McDonald's...

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  8. Victorino Anxious to Help Boston's Cause

    On the verge of returning to the lineup after missing nearly two months with hamstring and back injuries, Boston Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino believes there's no quit in the ...

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  9. Lester: 'No Bad Feelings' in Contract Talks

    Despite the All-Star break offering an opportunity for the Boston Red Sox and pitcher Jon Lester to make progress on a contract extension, Lester said Thursday night that general manager Ben Cherington didn't contact him at any point during the break..

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  10. GM: Red Sox Not Giving Up Yet on '14 Season

    Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington insisted the team's front office is not giving up on 2014 just yet, and said the next couple of weeks are crucial in determining what the team does at the trade deadline...

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  11. Kurkjian: Source Close to Lester Has Doubts

    ESPN.com senior writer Tim Kurkjian dropped this interesting nugget on Jon Lester's impending free agency in his look at the top 10 storylines of the second half of the baseball season...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 654 reads 0 comments

  12. GM: 'I Didn't Do a Good Enough Job Building a Complete Offense'

    Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington joined Dennis & Callahan on Thursday morning to discuss the contract negotiations between the team and Jon Lester as well as the state of the club...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 4 reads 0 comments

  13. Red Sox Acquire Ryan Verdugo from Royals for Cash

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  14. Debate: Should Boston Trade or Extend Lester?

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  15. Middlebrooks Suffers Another Setback in Rehab

    It's another setback for Will Middlebrooks. The Red Sox third baseman jammed his left wrist while sliding into third base in a game for the Triple-A Pawtucket against Toledo Friday night and has been recalled from his rehab assignment...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 580 reads 0 comments

  16. Former 1st-Round Pick Whitson Focused on Proving Value

    BOSTON -- It was a tough decision for anyone to make, let alone a high schooler. When the San Diego Padres drafted Karsten Whitson with the number ninth overall pick in the 2010 First ...

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  17. Uehara 'So Nervous' During First All-Star Game

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  18. Boston Red Sox's Trade Deadline Big Board: Ranking the Top Targets

    The Boston Red Sox are 43-52, tied for last place in the AL East and 9.5 games out of first place with 67 games left in the season. Many of their star players have underperformed...

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  19. Jon Lester Allows Two Runs in Only Inning of Work at All-Star Game

    MINNEAPOLIS — Jon Lester'€™s third All-Star Game consisted of one inning of work, with the Red Sox lefty pitching the second inning for the host American League ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 1 month ago 425 reads 0 comments

  20. Uehara, Family Soak in All-Star Experience

    MINNEAPOLIS -- Koji Uehara's son, Kazuma, toyed with his father's cell phone, tugged at his shirt and continued to distract him as Uehara answered questions about his future.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 278 reads 0 comments

  21. Red Sox Chairman: Maybe We Shoulda Signed Nelson Cruz

    I don't think anyone could've predicted that Nelson Cruz would go off this year like he has. And the Red Sox ' plan heading into the season looked solid enough that a great number ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 144 reads 0 comments

  22. Scott Boras on Red Sox as Sellers, Xander Bogaerts, Stephen Drew, More

    MINNEAPOLIS — Agent Scott Boras doesn't foresee a Red Sox sell-off as the July 31 trade deadline approaches...

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  23. Logic of Both Sides of Jon Lester Negotiation

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  24. 10 Blockbuster Deals Red Sox GM Should Be Proposing

    On August 25, 2012, the Boston Red Sox stunned the baseball world by shipping out players Josh Beckett, Carl Crawford, Adrian Gonzalez and Nick Punto to the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

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  25. Boston Red Sox: 3 Holes Red Sox Must Address at the Deadline

    The 2014 Boston Red Sox are a flawed team. This may be a fairly simple statement as the Red Sox approach the July 31 MLB trading deadline, but at 43-52—9...

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