The Providence Journal
Red Sox Depth Chart: Bullpen coming together
The Red Sox found themselves back on top of the baseball world in 2013 quicker than anybody could have imagined.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Free agent relief options expand for Cubs
The Chicago Cubs did not tender contracts to relief pitchers Daniel Bard and Chang-Yong Lim by Monday's 11 p.m. deadline, but they could find bullpen help in an expanding free agent market.
5 MLB Tender Deadline Candidates Who Could Be Diamonds in the Rough in 2014
Major League Baseball's non-tender deadline day is always an interesting experience for fans, media and analysts.
Orioles trade closer Jim Johnson to A's
Baltimore Orioles closer Jim Johnson gets his 50th save against the Boston Red Sox in Baltimore September 29, 2013.
Scrapheap Roundup: Could Rays Acquire J.P. Arencibia or Daniel Bard?
Arencibia, who we have discussed previously , is interesting as a trade target for the Rays as a catcher with power who has worked hard to improve his pitch framing.
Red Sox set Andrew Bailey, Ryan Kalish free
The Red Sox decided to not tender a 2014 contract to two players last night - closer Andrew Bailey and outfielder Ryan Kalish - trimming the 40-man roster to 38. The club can still work out a deal with either player, but so can 29 other teams, as Bailey and Kalish each entered a free agent pool that widened considerably last night as the tender ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Blue Jays sign catcher Dioner Navarro
The catching market is growing thinner with the news that Dioner Navarro has signed a two-year, $8 million deal with Toronto.
REPORT: Chicago Cubs will not tender reliever Daniel Bard
Daniel Bard will not receive a tendered contract from the Chicago Cubs before Monday night's deadline, according to Cubs Insider Patrick Mooney of CSN Chicago .
Chicago Cubs Non-Tender Players: Darwin Barney, Daniel Bard questions loom
The deadline for tendering a contract to a player who is arbitration-eligible is Monday, Dec. 2 at 10:59 p.m. CT for Major League teams.
Non-tender deadline could add to Astros' offseason options
The Astros do not have any difficult decisions to make by today's 11 p.m. CT non-tender deadline, by when arbitration-eligible players league-wide are to be tendered a contract or become a free agent.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
On baseball: Counting the days until spring training
Boston acquired veteran right-handed middle reliever Burke Badenhop from the Brewers for fringe pitching prospect Luis Ortega, a 20-year-old lefty who pitched in the Gulf Coast League last year .
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Now, more than ever, Boston Red Sox are in a position to trade
The Red Sox need help in five positions: catcher, first base, shortstop, outfield and relief pitching.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Former Boston Red Sox Phenom Daniel Bard Quickly Pitching Himself Out Of Baseball
It was not long ago that Daniel Bard was a dominant setup man for the Boston Red Sox and looked in line to become the future closer.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Rays Winter Ball Recap: Leslie Anderson Starts Comeback Trail
Every player has their hot streaks. But what happens next? When the league adjusts, can you adjust back? Leslie Anderson went into a slide after his 16-game hitting streak ended, but Saturday saw him finally heading back in the right direction.
Daniel Bard struggling in Puerto Rican Winter League
Daniel Bard is healthy and hoping to reestablish himself in the Puerto Rican Winter League.