1. Lester: Playing for Sox 'All I've Known, All I Want to Know'

    While longtime teammate Jacoby Ellsbury is a Red Sox no more, Jon Lester remains hopeful that his teammate's departure will not serve as a prelude to his own...

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  2. Mujica Sets Up as 'pen Insurance

    In July, when the Red Sox were still seeking a trustworthy closer, a team official referenced the St. Louis Cardinals ' ever-changing bullpen and said, “We need to find our Mujica...

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  3. Red Sox Well Prepared to Let Jacoby Walk

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  4. Red Sox Not in Panic over Ellsbury's Exit

    For the Red Sox , the latest harsh reminder that baseball is very much a business came on Tuesday night when they heard the news that Jacoby Ellsbury had jumped to the Yankees for $153 million...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 118 reads 0 comments

  5. Full Count: Red Sox Agree to Terms with Reliever Edward Mujica

    According to a major league source, the Red Sox have agreed to terms with relief pitcher Edward Mujica for what Yahoo! Sports is reporting is a two-year, $9.5 million deal...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 89 reads 0 comments

  6. Red Sox Agree to Terms with Reliever Edward Mujica

    Reliever Edward Mujica and the Boston Red Sox have agreed on a two-year, $9.5 million deal, sources told Yahoo Sports...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 461 reads 0 comments

  7. Comparing How Jacoby Ellsbury, Johnny Damon Became Red Sox Nation “Traitors”

    Another chapter was written in perhaps the greatest rivalry in baseball earlier this week, as former Boston Red Sox center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury jumped ship and signed a seven-year, $153 million deal with the New York Yankees ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 13,313 reads 85 comments

  8. What Now for Ryan Lavarnway? A Look at His Uncertain Red Sox Future

    There were times not so long ago when the Red Sox might have looked to the free agency of Jarrod Saltalamacchia and imagined that there would be a seamless in-house transition to Ryan Lavarnway...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Zach Moretti about 4 months ago 48 reads 0 comments

  9. How Will the Boston Red Sox React to Yankees 'Stealing' Jacoby Ellsbury?

    There was expected to be some changes in Boston this coming season, with a handful of key contributors from last season's World Series-winning roster hitting the free-agent market and not all of them expected to be retained...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 4 months ago 23,709 reads 63 comments

  10. Red Sox Free Agency: Jacoby Ellsbury Offered Less Than $120 Million by Boston

    Jacoby Ellsbury signed with the Yankees on Tuesday for seven years and $153 million with an option for an eighth year...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 145 reads 0 comments

  11. Ellsbury Called 'The Ellsbury Dough Boy' by NY Tabs After Huge Contract

    Like Johnny Damon's before him, Jacoby Ellsbury's defection to New York is going to be fun. Even more fun, though, could be seeing who's going to win the headline war.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  12. Source: Red Sox Not Interested in Carlos Beltran at Three Years

    According to an industry source, while the Red Sox have been engaged in talks with free agent outfielder Carlos Beltran, the team is unlikely to pursue a three-year deal for the 36-year-old...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 14 reads 0 comments

  13. Red Sox Offer to Jarrod Saltalamacchia Topped out at Two Years, $18 Million

    According to multiple industry sources familiar with the talks, the Red Sox have been determined this offseason to limit offers to any free agent catchers to two years in order to ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 4 months ago 46 reads 0 comments

  14. Boston Red Sox Were Smart Not to Re-Sign Jacoby Ellsbury

    We knew this day was possible. New York Daily News ' Mark Feinsand was the first to report the New York Yankees have signed center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury . CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports it's a seven-year deal worth $153 million...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 4 months ago 3,665 reads 17 comments

  15. Watch: Sox Fan Lights Ellsbury Shirt on Fire

    The Yankees lured Jacoby Ellsbury away from the Red Sox with a seven-year, $153 million contract on Tuesday night, and, understandably, some Boston fans are upset. Leaving the Red Sox is one thing, but leaving the Red Sox for the Yankees is another...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 60 reads 0 comments

  16. Is Yankees' Massive Jacoby Ellsbury Gamble Going to Pay Off?

    On one of the busiest days of roster activity in recent memory, the New York Yankees made the biggest splash when they agreed to terms with center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury on a seven-year ...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 4 months ago 23,378 reads 108 comments

  17. How the AJ Pierzynski Signing Will Impact Boston Red Sox's 2014 Title Defense

    The 2014 Boston Red Sox will attempt to defend their World Series crown with a new leader behind home plate. According to Peter Abraham of The Boston Globe , the Red Sox have agreed to a one-year, $8...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 4 months ago 15,779 reads 34 comments

  18. A.J. Pierzynski Approaching Rare Territory for Catchers

    Despite his remarkable consistency and durability, A.J. Pierzynski was unable to secure a multiyear deal again this winter. After spending 2013 with the Rangers , he's joining the Red Sox on another one-year pact...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 months ago 89 reads 0 comments

  19. Report: Boston Red Sox Sign Catcher A.J. Pierzynski

    Jon Heyman of CBS Sports has tweeted that the Boston Red Sox have signed free-agent catcher A.J. Pierzynski to a deal. Sean McAdam of CSN New England reports that the deal is only for one year...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 4 months ago 1,855 reads 2 comments

  20. Pierzynski Agrees to Deal with Champion Red Sox

    Veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski has agreed to a deal with the World Series champion Boston Red Sox , according to sources...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 4 months ago 10 reads 0 comments

  21. Report: Red Sox and A.J. Pierzynski Agree to a Deal

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  22. Top MLB Prospects Who Must Step Up in 2014 to Replace Free-Agent Departures

    With Major League Baseball’s annual winter meetings set to begin next week, it’s seemingly only a matter of time until the free agents begin to sign and trade talks escalate...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 4 months ago 20,124 reads 18 comments

  23. Moves Boston Red Sox Must Try to Pull off at the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings

    The Boston Red Sox are no strangers to deals at Major League Baseball's winter meetings. In two of the last three seasons, the Red Sox have executed significant deals during—or ...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 5,831 reads 13 comments

  24. Big Papi's Beard Trimmings Sell for Almost $11K

    Shavings from the beard of World Series MVP David Ortiz sold for almost $11,000 early Sunday morning. More On The Red Sox Gordon Edes and the rest of the ESPNBoston.com team have the Red Sox covered for you...

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  25. Ben Cherington, Red Sox Stick to Plan While They Can

    The Red Sox ' newfound model of limiting the length of contracts and picking up good-value players won Ben Cherington a World Series and the executive of the year award last month...

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