1. Carl Crawford Headed to Beantown: 8 Key Questions the Red Sox Signing Poses

    Carl Crawford has signed a seven-year, $142 million contract with the Boston Red Sox. He joins Adrian Gonzalez as the second huge catch the Red Sox have landed this offseason. The Red Sox are clearly going for it all this year...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 2,524 reads 9 comments

  2. Boston Red Sox Reportedly in the Mix For Free Agent Catcher Russell Martin

    The Boston Red Sox are reportedly involved in talks with free agent catcher Russell Martin, a former All-Star and Los Angeles Dodger. The New York Yankees and Toronto Blue Jays have also reportedly been in on Martin...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 297 reads 0 comments

  3. Adrian Gonzalez Officially Joins Boston Red Sox: How Will He Fare at Fenway?

    Adrian Gonzalez is officially a member of the Boston Red Sox . He was introduced during a brief, 30 minute press conference at Fenway Park this afternoon. Now that the dust has cleared, Red Sox fans want to know how he'll do in Boston ...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 419 reads 3 comments

  4. Adrian Gonzalez Take Two: Deal Done After All, But Without Contract Extension

    Adrian Gonzalez is reportedly close to officially becoming a member of the Boston Red Sox , despite the fact that the two sides have failed to reach a contract extension. MSNBC...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 243 reads 0 comments

  5. Is Adrian Gonzalez Deal Dead? Not So Fast, According to Buster Olney

    Jon Heyman of SI.com was the first to report that the Boston Red Sox have let the deal for San Diego Padre's All-Star first baseman Adrian Gonzalez fall through, after Gonzalez and Boston could not reach terms for a contract extension...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 151 reads 0 comments

  6. Adrian Gonzalez Reportedly on Way to Red Sox: How Will He Fare In Fenway Park?

    Adrian Gonzalez , one of the best first baseman in baseball, is reportedly now a member of the Boston Red Sox . Once the dust clears and the facts are separated from fiction, Red Sox fans only want to know one thing...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 162 reads 0 comments

  7. Adrian Gonzalez Traded: Did The Red Sox Just Pull One Over On The Padres?

    Adrian Gonzalez has been reportedly traded to the Boston Red Sox for minor league prospects P Casey Kelly, 1B Anthony Rizzo and OF Raymond Fuentes, ESPN.com reports . Gonzalez is one of the best first baseman in the game...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 1,616 reads 31 comments

  8. Adrian Gonzalez Reportedly Traded From San Diego Padres To Boston Red Sox

    According to ESPN.com and multiple sources, the San Diego Padres and Boston Red Sox have agreed in principle on a deal to send All-Star first baseman Adrian Gonzalez to the Boston Red Sox...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 513 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Offseason: Dispelling the Rumors; Derek Jeter Does Not Belong in Boston

    The Boston Globe's Dan Shaughnessy recently entertained the idea the Red Sox would make a serious run to sign free agent shortstop Derek Jeter...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 613 reads 3 comments

  10. MLB Offseason: 5 Potential Catching Scenarios for the 2011 Boston Red Sox

    Now that catcher Victor Martinez is gone, where do Red Sox fans turn? Who is going to be behind the plate next season. Will it be Varitek, Saltalamacchia......

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 4,998 reads 8 comments

  11. MLB Trades: Power Ranking the 50 Biggest Rip-Offs in League History

    Trades are a funny thing. They are a part of every sport, and the one common characteristic that can describe their nature is their inherent volatility. Trades can be a savior to teams, bringing them to the pinnacle of success...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 28,009 reads 46 comments

  12. Detroit Tigers Sign Victor Martinez: 10 Reasons Red Sox Will Regret Losing Him

    It's official: free agent catcher Victor Martinez has signed a 4 year, $50 million deal with the Detroit Tigers, leaving a noticeable void behind the plate for the Boston Red Sox. Let it be known that Martinez did not want to leave...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 2,581 reads 15 comments

  13. West Impresses; Semih Oh So Sweet As Celtics Roll The Wizards 114-83

    The Boston Celtics defeated the Washington Wizards 114-83, moving to 9-2, the best record in the Eastern Conference...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 762 reads 6 comments

  14. AL Manager of the Year 2010: MLB Awards Voters Snub Terry Francona Again

    I won't go as far to say that candidates like Ron Gardenhire, Ron Washington , and Joe Maddon aren't deserving American League Manager of the Year recipients. Far from it...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 922 reads 4 comments

  15. Hardcourt Homecoming: Why Delonte West Is Key to a Celtics Championship Drive

    When the Celtics signed combo-guard Delonte West this offseason, it came with a hitch. West was to be suspended for the first 10 games of the NBA season, a result of his offseason ...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 1,233 reads 10 comments

  16. Jon Miller and Joe Morgan Are Out: Baseball Fans Everywhere Can Rejoice

    ESPN has chosen not to renew the contracts of Sunday Night Baseball broadcasters Jon Miller and Joe Morgan. ESPN flat out not did not extend Morgan's contract, while Miller was offered the opportunity to return as a radio-only announcer...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 3,927 reads 6 comments

  17. MLB Trade Rumors: 10 Moves the Texas Rangers Need to Make a Rebound in 2011

    Despite a disappointing ending, 2010 was a fantastic year for the Texas Rangers; they won the AL West, and captured their first AL pennant in team history...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 4,741 reads 7 comments

  18. MLB Trade Rumors: The Teams That Could Roll the Dice on Daisuke Matsuzaka

    Recently, The Boston Globe's Nick Cafardo entertained the idea that Red Sox pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka could generate some serious trade interest if the Sox chose to put him on the block...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about almost 4 years ago 2,896 reads 17 comments

  19. ALCS 2010: What To Look for as the New York Yankees Return Home, Tied 1-1

    After two games, the New York Yankees are tied one game apiece with the Texas Rangers in the American League Championship Series. There are a number of things that Yankees fans should be aware of as their team returns home for three games...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about 4 years ago 675 reads 3 comments

  20. New York Yankees: ALCS Game 1 Grades—Sabathia Fails But Yankees Prevail

    The New York Yankees won game one of the American League Championship Series 6-5, defeating the Texas Rangers at home in dramatic fashion...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about 4 years ago 567 reads 2 comments

  21. NFL Breaking News: New England Patriots Bring Back Former WR Deion Branch

    ESPN's Adam Schefter is reporting that the New England Patriots have sent a fourth-round draft pick in the 2011 draft to Seattle in exchange for 31-year-old wide receiver Deion Branch ...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about 4 years ago 441 reads 25 comments

  22. Roy Halladay's No Hitter and the Year of the Pitcher: What It Means for Baseball

    So much for first postseason jitters. On Wednesday night, the incomparable Roy Halladay set the bar even higher, cementing his name in the record books as he threw a no-hitter in game one of the NLDS against the Cincinnati Reds...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about 4 years ago 1,092 reads 7 comments

  23. In The Wake of The Randy Moss Trade, Could Vincent Jackson Be on The Move?

    Now that Randy Moss has been officially dealt to the Minnesota Vikings for a third-round draft pick in next year's draft, speculation has run rampant on who will replace Moss as the downfield threat that makes the Patriots ' offense go...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about 4 years ago 3,648 reads 0 comments

  24. Victor Martinez Should Be the No. 1 Offseason Priority for the Red Sox

    The 2011 season is finally over for the Boston Red Sox . The upcoming months should provide a lot of intrigue...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about 4 years ago 806 reads 14 comments

  25. Boston Red Sox's Faint 2010 Playoff Hopes Crushed by Yankees in Extra Innings

    It was a good run...right? The Yankees defeated the Red Sox 4-3 in extra innings last night, a game that featured late inning dramatics from both sides. The Yankees had a 3-2 lead going into the top of the ninth inning with Mariano Rivera on the hill...

    Dan Hartel Written by Dan Hartel about 4 years ago 1,295 reads 0 comments