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Boston Red Sox Rumors: Los Angeles Dodgers Should Be Called About Matt Kemp
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp should be traded before the 4:00 p.m. deadline on July 31, and the team that should be calling for his services is the Boston Red Sox .
Wed Jul 23, 2014
The Daily Record
Polanco, Walker lift Pirates over L.A.
Gregory Polanco broke out of a slump with a solo home run and a tiebreaking two-run single, lifting the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 12-7 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday night.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
James Loney, the Tampa Bay Rays' Quiet Hero
Jun 8, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays first baseman James Loney talks with hitting coach Derek Shelton at Tropicana Field.
MLB roundup: Ortiz homers twice as Red Sox rout Blue Jays 14-1
David Ortiz hit the 452nd and 453rd home runs of his career, moving past Boston great Carl Yastrzemski into 36th place on the all-time list, and the Red Sox won their fifth straight game Monday night, routing the Toronto Blue Jays 14-1.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Gasper: Sox should make best offer to Lester now
Re-signing Jon Lester is going to require the Red Sox to go way out of their contract comfort zone.
Latest Mid-America sports
Jon Lester allowed no earned runs for the third time in four starts, and the Boston Red Sox completed a three-game sweep of the Kansas City Royals with a 6-0 win Sunday.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Trading Crawford, Beckett and Gonzalez: The Gift That Keeps On Giving
At the time it happened, the trade of Carl Crawford, Josh Beckett and Adrian Gonzalez cleared some overpaid, non-performing detritus from our coffers.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Beat writer's notebookJon Lester's value goes beyond pitching
Here's another reason the Red Sox should sign Jon Lester: How well Lester has handled the Red Sox not yet signing him.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Finn: An Obligatory Giancarlo Stanton-to-the-Red Sox ColumnSports
Chad Finn is the sports media columnist for the Globe and writes the irreverent Touching All the Bases blog for Boston.com.
Notebook: Farrell puts Derek Jeter at top
John Farrell was not going to let the ongoing Yankees-Red Sox rivalry interfere with making the right, popular and best decision with tonight's AL All-Star lineup.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Judge Red Sox catcher Christian Vazquez on merit, not as the anti-A.J. Pierzynski
Boston Red Sox's Christian Vazquez hits at all - and he has shown promise at the plate - his catching skills should serve him well for a long and productive career.
Over The Monster
Why the Sox really should trade Lester?
Like the other players on this list, Lester has been a lifer with his first team, coming up with the Red Sox in 2006 and never looking back.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
KVIA-TV El Paso
Game roundup: Oakland's Kazmir earns 11th win
Scott Kazmir capped a brilliant personal first half with one of his best efforts of the season, striking out nine and shutting out San Francisco on three hits in seven innings in Oakland's victory.
Boston Red Sox Must Deem Jon Lester Untradeable
The Boston Red Sox ' second half should be highlighted by a deal involving 30-year-old free agent-to be starting pitcher Jon Lester .If you're not on board with the sentiment being preached around the 30-year-old southpaw, then there is no hope.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Dan Shaughnessy Larry Lucchino hurt like rest of us
Larry Lucchino said the Red Sox are "eager to negotiate with [Jon Lester's] representatives.
Don't Blame A.J. Pierzynski
Eric Wilbur is a Boston.com sports columnist who is still in awe of what Dana Kiecker pulled off that one time in Toronto.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Los Angeles Times
Dodgers might try to acquire more pitching
Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ryu delivers a pitch during the first inning of the team's 14-5 road loss to the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday.
On baseball Red Sox sticking together - but for how long?
David Ortiz believes it's unfair that every time there's talk about steroids, it seems his name comes up.
It's Getting to be Historically BadSports
Dave D'Onofrio is an award-winning freelance sportswriter who in more than a decade of reporting throughout New England has covered the World Series, city Little League championships, and just about everything in between.