4 hrs ago
Over The Monster
I fully understand it, and have absolutely no qualms with it. As a native New Englander, forced to relocate to New Jersey as a young man, my hatred for the Bronx Bombers is as strong as it was the night Aaron Boone made me cry myself to sleep in 2003.
8 hrs ago
National Review Online
Making Sense of the Ellsbury Deal
As you know, superagent Scott Boras and the Yankees front office reached an agreement on the services of client Jacoby Ellsbury: seven years totaling $153 million.
12 hrs ago
Bugs and Cranks
Tuesday was a rough one for fans who sometimes prefer the name on the back of the shirt to the name on the front.
16 hrs ago
2013 MLB Winter Meetings: 5 Potential Landing Spots for Los Angeles Dodgers' Matt Kemp
The MLB Winter Meetings are right around the corner, and activity is certainly heating up.
20 hrs ago
New York Daily News
Madden: What the ELL? Yanks' Jacoby deal doesn't have legs
Free agents rarely live up to a long-term deal. In the case of all the position players Alex Rodriguez, Albert Pujols, Ryan Howard and Josh Hamilton contracts are already looking like financial boondoggles, and you can throw Prince Fielder's nine-year, $214 million deal in there, too.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Adam KaufmanJacoby Ellsbury's departure is good news for Red Sox fans
Outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury is the latest long-time member of the Red Sox to join the hated Yankees, courtesy of a seven-year, $153 million contract.
Yankees on verge of signing OF Ellsbury
According to the Daily News, a deal is done, pending a physical, with free agent and former Red Sox outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury.
Boston Red Sox Hot Stove 2013: Fans should have faith in Ben Cherington
Veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski is headed to Boston after agreeing to a one-year deal on Tuesday morning.
Red Sox cut ties with Salty; sign A.J. Pierzynski
The Red Sox cut out Salty from the lineup, but, in a sense, became saltier. The Red Sox on Tuesday signed veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski , one of the most hated players in baseball .
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Moves Boston Red Sox Must Try to Pull off at the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings
A pending free agent departure of Mike Napoli could force the Red Sox to make serious decisions.
MLB Free Agency 2013: 10 Poor Market Values Teams Should Avoid
Baseball contracts are on the rise this MLB offseason, with the sport reveling in record revenues and new TV deals taking hold across the league.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Chad FinnSunday Mail: Any chance the Red Sox can keep all four of their top free agents?
A relative asked me that question in the exact words during during a post-feast b.s. session on Thanksgiving.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Has Jarrod Saltalamacchia Secured His Red Sox Future with Brian McCann Signing?
's future has been in limbo since the end of the regular season, especially after the Boston Red Sox didn't make him a $14.1 million qualifying offer.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
MLB trade rumors: Red Sox, Yankees interested in Matt Kemp
The Boston Red Sox, Toronto Blue Jays, Seattle Mariners, New York Yankees and Texas Rangers are among the teams that have asked the Los Angeles Dodgers about All-Star OF Matt Kemp, the Boston Globe reports.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Report: Red Sox Inquire About Dodgers' Matt Kemp
The Red Sox sent a trio of stars to the Dodgers two summers ago, but this winter they've made inquiries to bring one back East.
Recent Free-Agent Comparisons for Each Elite MLB Player Available
Crawford's seven-year, $142 million deal with the Red Sox is being used as a comparison to one current free-agent outfielder.
Prince Fielder says trade 'good for everyone'
Prince Fielder has spoken. One day after the Detroit Tigers traded the 29-year-old first baseman to the Texas Rangers, Fielder said he approved of the trade - Texas was originally among the teams on his Prince Fielder completed two of the nine seasons of his $214 million deal he signed with the Tigers before the 2012 season.
Ian Kinsler likes World Series chances with Tigers
Ian Kinsler's voice crackled as he described how he feels to be joining the Detroit Tigers.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Good Phight
Catz Corner: Long term deals are eminently tradable
What do Prince Fielder and Ryan Howard have in common? Neither has hit 40 HRs or 125 RBI since 2009 - Howard Smith-US PRESSWIRE So by now unless you live in Alaska you're probably aware that yesterday the Texas Rangers and the Detroit Tigers made a mega trade, with the Tigers sending Prince Fielder, $30,000,000 and the rest of his 7 years and ... (more)
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Is Red Sox Pursuit of Carlos Beltran Genuine or Free-Agency Gamesmanship?
If that's the case, then they are going to need another bat in the lineup. Perry of CBS Sports notes, there might be something else causing the Red Sox to get in on the bidding.