1. John Farrell Still Hopeful Stephen Drew Will Return to Red Sox

    The Red Sox acquired utility infielder Jonathan Herrera from the Rockies yesterday in exchange for left-hander Franklin Morales and minor league right-hander Chris Martin, but manager ...

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  2. Happy Holidays from the Red Sox

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  3. Will Middlebrooks and Plate Discipline

    Something you notice after watching sports for a long time is how quickly perceptions about players and teams change. On a year-to-year basis, sometimes even a month-to-month basis, praise can turn to criticism and excitement can turn to dread...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 29 reads 0 comments

  4. Luxury Tax: Yankees Owe $28 Million, Dodgers Owe $11.4 Million

    The New York Yankees were hit with a $28 million luxury tax bill, pushing their total past the $250 million mark since the penalty began in 2003.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 124 reads 0 comments

  5. Watch New Red Sox Relief Pitcher Shunsuke Watanabe's Insane Submarine Delivery

    The Boston Red Sox have signed Japanese submarine pitcher Shunsuke Watanabe to a minor league deal, according to a press release by the team...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 4 months ago 19,821 reads 22 comments

  6. Reassessing Boston Red Sox's Offseason Plan and What's Next

    The Boston Red Sox entered the offseason by embarking on a World Series parade through the city of Boston. When the floats came to a stop, business picked back up for the 2013 champions...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 4 months ago 9,679 reads 34 comments

  7. Shane Victorino Underwent Succcessful Surgery on Right Thumb

    #RedSox right fielder Shane Victorino today underwent successful nerve release surgery on his right thumb. He's expected to be ready for ST...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 4 months ago 132 reads 0 comments

  8. Grading Boston Red Sox Moves so Far This Offseason

    One year ago, the Boston Red Sox made a number of splashy moves during MLB 's winter meetings, heralding their offseason efforts to turn a franchise from a cellar-dweller into a team that could win a World Series championship...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 5,414 reads 2 comments

  9. Red Sox Holiday Wish List

    It's mid-December in New England, snow is on the ground and, after a flurry of moves in the week leading up to baseball's Winter Meetings, the hot stove couldn't be cooler.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 138 reads 0 comments

  10. Cherington: 'Our Hope Certainly Is That He Finishes His Career' with Sox

    On the day that David Ortiz said that his agent is talking with the Red Sox about the possibility of a contract extension, GM Ben Cherington (during a conference call to discuss the ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 60 reads 0 comments

  11. David Ortiz: No Agreement to Wait Until End of Season to Negotiate

    PUNTA CANA, Dominican Republic – David Ortiz isn't about to wait. On the final day of his celebrity golf tournament, Sunday, Ortiz wanted to make it clear that he and his agent, ...

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  12. Red Sox Sign Right-Hander John Ely to Minor League Contract

    According to Alex Speier of WEEI.com, the Red Sox announced yesterday that they have signed right-hander John Ely to a minor league contract. The deal also includes an invitation to major league spring training...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 4 months ago 69 reads 0 comments

  13. David Ortiz Extension Shouldn't Be a Priority for Boston Red Sox

    David Ortiz would like an extension on his contract, and the sooner the better. But for various reasons having to do with history and upon-closer-inspection statistics, it would be better if the Boston Red Sox waited...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 8,836 reads 39 comments

  14. Mike Napoli: Returning to Red Sox 'An Easy Decision'

    Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli suggested that there were “a lot of teams” that expressed interest in him as a free agent this offseason, and he also said that there were three-year offers on the table...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 months ago 92 reads 0 comments

  15. Sox Quiet at Meetings, but Not Done Yet

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- The winter meetings are over. We return you to your regularly scheduled programming, the Red Sox having done nothing here to warrant your attention for four days...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 70 reads 0 comments

  16. Red Sox Interested in Ryan Madson

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  17. Sox Lose Almanzar, Select Roof in Rule 5 Draft

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- In the annual Rule 5 draft, conducted as the final piece of business at the Winter Meetings, the Red Sox won one and lost one.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 75 reads 0 comments

  18. Jacoby Ellsbury Thanks Red Sox Fans in Full-Page Boston Globe Ad

    Jacoby Ellsbury sent a thank-you message to Red Sox fans on Friday via an advertisement in the Boston Globe...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 4 months ago 75 reads 0 comments

  19. Grading Boston Red Sox on the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings

    Major League Baseball's winter meetings used to be a time when the Boston Red Sox were most active during the offseason. Look no further than the previous two seasons as an example ...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 4 months ago 6,586 reads 13 comments

  20. Red Sox Talking to Stephen Drew, Have Interest in a Reunion

    According to Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com, the Red Sox are talking to Stephen Drew and have interest in bringing him back for 2014...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 4 months ago 162 reads 0 comments

  21. High-Profile Deal Unlikely at Meetings

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Takeaways on a day in which new Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski stopped by to have lunch with two of his former bosses, White Sox owner Jerry Reinsdorf ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 21 reads 0 comments

  22. Red Sox Wait on Lester Talks

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Jon Lester is going to have to determine his priorities sometime soon. The lefthander is entering the final year on his contract and Red Sox general ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Kevin Conti about 4 months ago 36 reads 0 comments

  23. Farrell Comfortable with Bradley in Center

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Takeaways from the first official day of baseball's winter meetings in Disney World, where Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington wondered Monday if the ...

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  24. Kurkjian: 'I Don't Think Bradley Jr. Is Going to Be Their CF'

    ESPN baseball writer Tim Kurkjian joined Mut & Merloni at the winter meetings in Orlando and talked about the Red Sox ' approach to the offseason.....

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  25. Red Sox Plan on Adding to Left Side of Infield

    After filling big needs at first base, catcher and the bullpen in the last week, the Red Sox don't have a lot of work do with their roster. The one area that still could be addressed is the left side of the infield...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 4 months ago 224 reads 0 comments