Jon Lester's future no easy guess
It's true what John Henry says. Generally speaking, it is bad business to give a long-term deal to a player in his 30s, especially a pitcher.
5 Reasons Why The Red Sox Would Be Crazy To Trade Jon Lester
With the Boston Red Sox virtually out of the playoff race and seemingly at different wave lengths in contract talks with free-agent-to-be Jon Lester, it would seem to make sense to trade the 30-year-old.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
globe westCurt Schilling's son, family overcome obstacles
Gehrig Schilling had just surrendered six runs to Braintree's American Legion Post 86. The 6-5 loss last Sunday knocked his team out of the playoffs, and his career in a Medfield Legion Post 110 uniform was over.
Lester to the Yankees Would Be a Loss of Ruthian ProportionsSports
Obnoxious Boston Fan is long-time sports journalist Bill Speros and offers a fun, unique and biting perspective on the Red Sox, Celtics, Bruins, Patriots and whatever else people are talking about in the world of sports.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Gresh & Zo: Have Red Sox Fans Gone Soft?
The Boston Red Sox may be struggling this season, but fans aren't lining up at Fenway Park with pitchforks.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Rays 5, Twins 1: Tampa Bay all-star David Price strikes out nine
Fans wanted to see David Price at Target Field four days ago, voting him to his fourth All-Star Game.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Martha Coakley rips WEEI host for Erin Andrews rant
Stomping onto the dangerous turf of talk radio, gubernatorial candidate Martha Coakley called out a WEEI radio host for an on-air tirade in which he lambasted FOX Sports reporter Erin Andrews, cursing about her and telling her to "drop dead."
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Phillies worst 10 All-Star Game performances? Hall of Famer Robin Roberts ranks 1st and 2nd
We gave you the top 10 Phillies All-Star Game heroes, a list that was headed by right fielder Johnny Callison, who hit a walk-off homer in 1964, and Hall of Fame third baseman Mike Schmidt, who belted a game-winning homer in 1981.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
The News Tribune
Jeter not getting nostalgic heading into his last All-Star Game
Jeter, who announced in February that this would be his last season, has been selected to the All-Star team 14 times, although he opted out of the 2011 game.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Yanks Go Yard
A Farewell to Soriano: Remembering The Good Times and The Bad
This weekend marked the end of Alfonso Soriano 's second run with the New York Yankees, and possibly the end of an overall very good career.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
De La Rosa can't get enough of Coors Field
Since his arrival back in 2008 he has made a habit of proving what other pitchers claim is impossible -- pitching at Coors Field can be fun and rewarding.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Buckley: Red Sox need more Jon Lester
We keep hearing that Red Sox management remains committed to bringing a championship-caliber team to "America's Most Beloved Ballpark."
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Red Sox author to sign books today at Lowell Spinners game
Ian Browne, who has covered the Red Sox for 13 years for MLB.com , will be at the Spinners game at LeLacheur Park on Thursday night signing his book "Idiots Revisited."
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Ten Years Gone: Nomar and the June swoon of 2004
Coming off an historic near-miss in 2003, the Boston Red Sox were expected to be right back in the thick of things in '04.
Over The Monster
42 Years of Red Sox Baseball: Team Pitching WAR
Continuing what will be a 3-part series on Red Sox teams over the past 42 years, we will now look at the pitching staffs.