1. Recapping the Waiver Trades After the Trade Deadline

    This is a continuation of my article published one month ago, entitled "Recapping the Trades of the 2009 MLB Season". (link here: http://bleacherreport...

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  2. Kevin O'Connell Sacked: Third Round Draft Pick Released by New England Patriots

    The New England Patriots have released second-string quarterback Kevin O'Connell, solidifying the QB depth chart of Tom Brady, Andrew Walter, and undrafted rookie Brian Hoyer...

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  3. Were The Red Sox in On Scott Kazmir?

    As many of you know, the Tampa Bay Rays have traded their ace of four years to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim for minor leaguers Matt Sweeney, Alex Torres, and a player to be named later...

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  4. Would Adam LaRoche Be More Help Than Casey Kotchman for Boston?

    On July 31, 2009, the Boston Red Sox made two trades. The first, Justin Masterson and prospects to the Cleveland Indians for catcher/first baseman Victor Martinez, who has payed dividends for the Red Sox...

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  5. September Call-Ups: Washington Nationals

    Ah, September. When teams out of the race begin playing guys who you've never heard of. Who were playing in AA last week. Who probably are one or two years away from being up in the majors full-time...

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  6. Sen. Ted Kennedy's Last Hurrah

    This article isn't entirely related to sports. Senator Ted Kennedy (Democrat, Massachusetts), brother of President John F. Kennedy and Sen. Robert Kennedy, died this morning in Hyannis Port, Massachusetts...

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  7. No-Wade Clause: Boston Red Sox Transactions That Almost Happened

    The Boston Red Sox are the one of the most popular teams in all of Major League Baseball,. As with most incredibly popular MLB teams, the Red Sox are constantly in the spotlight. What comes with the spotlight is: False trade rumors...

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  8. So The Red Sox Get Him After All: Wagner Headed To Boston

    This news is not nessecarily breaking, but at aproximately 11:30 AM EST, the Boston Red Sox finally pryed Billy Wagner away from the New York Mets...

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  9. What If Stephen Strasburg Is the Ryan Leaf of Major League Baseball

    "JUST F**KING DON'T TALK TO ME, ALL RIGHT! KNOCK IT OFF!" Ryan Leaf to a San Diego Union-Tribune reporter, 1998 Overall No. 1 pick Stephen Strasburg recently signed a record four-year, $15...

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  10. Jon Garland or Brad Penny? Who Would You Rather Have, Red Sox Nation?

    After Brad Penny's terrible start against the hated New York Yankees, it's time most of Red Sox Nation ask the question:Should Theo designate Penny for assignment? There are good starters avalible, including Arizona's Jon Garland...

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  11. Free Agent QBs the Patriots should go after to back up Brady

    The first game of the 2008 Patriots season told us Pats fans something: Tom Brady isn't invincible. Yet, apparently Bill Belichick thinks he is, as evidenced by the second-string quarter back Kevin O'Connell...

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  12. BREAKING NEWS: Billy Wagner Headed To The Red Sox

    BREAKING NEWS: According to MLBTradeRumors.com, the Boston Red Sox have claimed the six-time All Star Billy Wagner off waivers from the New York Mets. The Mets have four days to trade Wagner or let the Red Sox acquire him...

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  13. The Potential 2010 Boston Red Sox Roster: Pitching Staff

    This is part two of my two part series of what the 2010 roster might look like for the Boston Red Sox. If you would like to read Part One, you can find it here: http://bleacherreport...

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  14. The Potential 2010 Boston Red Sox Roster: Position Players

    You can expect the Red Sox to make tons of moves this offseason to help boslter their roster, expecially if this season turns out like 2006. The Red Sox have already bolstered theur 2010 lineup with the acquisition of Victor Marinez...

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  15. Why Isn't The Austin Kearns Experiment Ending?

    In a crowded Washington Nationals outfield, Kearns doesn't fit in. The oft-injured 29-year-old was acquired by the Nats in 2006, and since then, Kearns has been hitting .240 with 36 home runs and 159 RBI...

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  16. Alex Gonzalez Makes His Glorious Return to the Red Sox

    The Red Sox shortstop in 2006 returns to Boston for the stretch run. You remember Gonzo. The kid who played just one season with Boston before signing as a free agent. He couldn't hit very well, but he was pretty with the glove...

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  17. Matt Holliday or Jason Bay: The Best Fit for the Red Sox in 2010

    Jason Bay is my favorite player on the Red Sox. I think he's 10 times better than the PED-using Manny Ramirez. J-Bay has proven to be a tough out, a good defender, and a good power hitter. However, Bay's contract is up after this season...

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  18. Boston Red Sox: Justin Duchscherer May Head Back To The Team That Drafted Him

    The Oakland A's pitcher may be back on Tuesday...potentialy to showcase him? The Boston Red Sox drafted "The Duke of Hurl" Justin Duchscherer in the eighth round of the 1996 amateur draft...

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  19. Boston Red Sox Hopes Crushed Again by Daniel Bard

    I'm saying this: I want Justin Masterson back. I loved Masterson, he was one of my favorite players on the Red Sox. And now, I hate Daniel Bard. I know Bard is the potential future closer of the Red Sox...

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  20. Will Cristian Guzman Be Able to Help the Red Sox?

    Earlier this week, the Washington Nationals placed their overpriced shortstop, Cristian Guzman, on waivers. Earlier today, the Boston Red Sox put in a waiver claim for the infielder. This season with the Nationals, Guzman has a ...

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  21. Smoltz Era Ends in Boston: Future Hall Of Famer Placed On Waivers

    John Smoltz may be a future Hall of Famer, but he certainly didn't look like that last night in the Bronx. Instead of being remembered for the great games and winning teams in Atlanta, Smoltz ...

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  22. Why Corporate Logos on Sports Uniforms Are a Bad Idea

    The main reasons why corporate logos should remain off sports uniforms is right in the picture. Manchester United, one of the most storied and historic soccer teams in the history of the sport itself, are stuck with a bad sponsor...

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  23. Good Players the Pittsburgh Pirates Have Traded Since 1999

    Every Pirates fan can tell you how long it's been since the Pirates have contended. Sine 1992. Over the year, the Pirates have traded some very good players. Exhibit A: Jason Bay. Bay has been great for Boston since the trade last July...

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  24. Recapping the Trades of the 2009 MLB Season

    The 2009 Trade Deadline was a busy one, and in this slide show I'll recap all the trades that went down during the 2009 season. There's the blockbuster moves like Matt Holliday heading to St...

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  25. MLB Update: Red Sox Get Victor Martinez

    Breaking News According to MLB Trade Rumors, the Boston Red Sox have acquired Cleveland Indians catcher Victor Martinez. Clay Buchholz and Daniel Bard are not involved in the deal...

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