1. Cherington Wanted to Add to MLB Team, Not Prospects

    Cherington says there were attractive prospect packages, but 'we wanted to add to our major league team.' Sought more proven big leaguers...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 22 days ago 352 reads 0 comments

  2. Red Sox Dealings: Real-Life Fantasy Baseball

    BOSTON -- This is fantasy baseball, if the rotisserie version was played with hundreds of millions of dollars, playoff berths, civic prestige and professional reputations at stake....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 22 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  3. John Lackey Trade an Attempt by Red Sox to Strike While Iron Is Hot

    John Lackey's trade value has never been higher, at least since he arrived in Boston. The Red Sox decided to strike while the iron is hot.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 22 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  4. Gomes: 'I Definitely Didn't Want to Go Anywhere'

    Everybody knows how important Jon Lester was to the Red Sox over the years, but he's not the only player going over to the A's in a deal for Yoenis Cespedes.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 22 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  5. Orioles Acquire Andrew Miller from Red Sox

    This morning the Red Sox were reportedly close to trading left-handed reliever Andrew Miller to the Tigers , but that deal apparently fell through because now Jerry Crasnick of ESPN...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 22 days ago 926 reads 0 comments

  6. Orioles to Acquire Andrew Miller

    The Orioles have agreed to acquire Red Sox lefty Andrew Miller, per Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com (via Twitter)...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 22 days ago 1,108 reads 0 comments

  7. Boston Red Sox Will Come out on Top in Jon Lester-Yoenis Cespedes Trade

    The Red Sox wisely dealt Jon Lester Thursday morning in a trade that positions them better for the future. Not three years down the road but next year. Boston acquired Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes in exchange for Lester and Jonny Gomes...

    Ari Kramer Written by Ari Kramer about 22 days ago 1,975 reads 0 comments

  8. Boston Red Sox: Breaking Down the Trade of Jon Lester to the Oakland Athletics

    The time has come when we can put away all speculation about the rumors surrounding what will happen with the Boston Red Sox 's former No. 1 ace Jon Lester . No longer will we have to ask ourselves whether or not he'll receive an extension...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 22 days ago 1,029 reads 0 comments

  9. Yoenis Cespedes Could See a Power Surge After Trade

    Yoenis Cespedes gets a change of scenery after the Oakland Athletics sent him to Boston to complete the Jon Lester deal. And the scenery could be the most significant part of the trade...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 22 days ago 355 reads 0 comments

  10. Debate: Are the Sox Smart to Completely Rebuild?

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Debate Desk about 22 days ago 714 reads 4 comments

  11. Red Sox Trade Jon Lester, Jonny Gomes to Oakland for Yoenis Cespedes

    Jon Lester, the most accomplished lefthanded pitcher in Red Sox history, has been traded to the Oakland Athletics along with Jonny Gomes. The Sox received Yoenis Cespedes and a draft pick in return...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 22 days ago 216 reads 0 comments

  12. Red Sox in Old-Fashioned Blockbuster by Nabbing Cespedes

    So, how's that for an old-fashioned blockbuster? After days of speculation, and with six hours remaining until the 4 p.m...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 22 days ago 339 reads 0 comments

  13. Jim Callis: Red Sox Prospect Blake Swihart Has Buster Posey-Like Tools

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 22 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  14. Yoenis Cespedes to Red Sox: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Updates from Saturday, August 2 Ian Browne of MLB .com reports that Cespedes will make his debut in left field on Saturday: Original Text The first blockbuster of MLB trade deadline day is reportedly complete...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 22 days ago 26,290 reads 124 comments

  15. Why It Never Should Have Gotten to This Point for Red Sox, Jon Lester

    Few were in the mood to talk. Truth be told, it seemed like few were in the mood to play baseball. What was left of the residue from a 2013 championship season was.....

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 22 days ago 722 reads 0 comments

  16. Red Sox Feel They Can Re-Sign Miller If Traded

    Jon Lester helped the Red Sox out last week by publicly stating that he'd be willing to re-sign with Boston if traded, and it appears that Boston thinks the same scenario could play out with lefty reliever Andrew Miller...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 22 days ago 122 reads 0 comments

  17. Red Sox: A Big-Market Team That Isn't Acting Like One

    BOSTON -- The Red Sox have a problem many would like to have: A lot of money to spend, and nowhere to spend it.....

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 22 days ago 397 reads 0 comments

  18. Lester: 'Hey, I Am Pretty Good'

    BOSTON -- Back in more innocent times, when Seth Levinson was just beginning negotiations in the spring with the Boston Red Sox on a contract extension.....

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 22 days ago 250 reads 0 comments

  19. Downward Spiral Continues as Red Sox Swept by Blue Jays

    With the July 31 trade deadline less than 24 hours away, Red Sox manager John Farrell remarked prior to Wednesday night'€™s game against Blue Jays that he hoped the distractions ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 22 days ago 75 reads 0 comments

  20. Toronto Beats Boston 6-1 to Sweep Red Sox

    BOSTON -- Mark Buehrle pitched 6 2/3 innings to earn his first win in almost two months and Dioner Navarro had three hits and three RBIs to lead the Toronto Blue Jays to their fifth consecutive victory, a 6-1 win over the slumping Boston Red Sox ...

    David Scipione Written by David Scipione about 22 days ago 254 reads 0 comments

  21. Jon Lester Trade Rumors: Analyzing Latest Deadline Chatter About Red Sox Ace

    The trade talk surrounding Jon Lester, which has been ongoing for several weeks, reached a fever pitch when it was announced he would be scratched from his Wednesday start...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 23 days ago 1,008 reads 0 comments

  22. Red Sox Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Jon Lester, John Lackey and More

    The Boston Red Sox figure to find themselves among the sellers at the trade deadline. The team's World Series defense has lacked the magic associated with last year's run, and the chances of making a late surge into the postseason are slim to none...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 23 days ago 1,411 reads 0 comments

  23. Lester Thanks Fans Via Twitter Amid Rumors

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 23 days ago 400 reads 0 comments

  24. Debate: Is a Lester Trade the Right Move for Sox?

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Debate Desk about 23 days ago 2,543 reads 61 comments

  25. Pedroia, Mates Braced for Losing Lester

    BOSTON -- Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia sat in the dugout at Fenway Park Tuesday afternoon and couldn't fathom what this team would be like without Jon Lester.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 23 days ago 7 reads 0 comments