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Yesterday | Over The Monster

How the trend of accelerated prospect development has affected rookie offensive success

The gap between Triple-A and the major leagues is bigger than it ever has been according to Red Sox manager John Farrell.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jackie Bradley Jr., Xander Bogaerts, Yoenis Cespedes, Jose Abreu, Grady Sizemore

Tue Aug 26, 2014


Money, money, money

You probably know that one of Bud Selig's big objectives as commissioner of baseball was to even the playing field - that is, to give the small-market teams a chance to contend.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Daniel Nava, Alex Rodriguez, CC Sabathia, Mark Teixeira, Dustin Pedroia

USA Today

Fantasy owners try to stay relevant in September

As September approaches, most fantasy baseball owners are either trying to squeeze every ounce of value out of their rosters for the stretch run or are starting to lay the groundwork for next season.


Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Jon Lester, Boston Red Sox, Yoenis Cespedes, Allen Craig

Pineda gets in groove, baffles KC

Michael Pineda kept throwing strikes. The Royals kept taking them, trying in vain to drive his pitch count up.


Related Topix: Sports, Danny Duffy, Mike Moustakas, Baseball Players, Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer, Major League Baseball, Kansas City Royals

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Yanks Go Yard

The Bronx is Boiling: Time to Get Rolling

Aug 10, 2014; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter grounds out during the first inning against the Cleveland Indians at Yankee Stadium.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, New York Yankees, Major League Baseball, Brett Gardner

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Jon Couture: Back to the drawing board for Cherington, Red Sox

This isn't an idea that needs a terribly fine point on it, but getting kicked around for a week by two legitimate playoff contenders makes it pretty clear where these Red Sox are in these waning summer days.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jackie Bradley Jr., Daisuke Matsuzaka

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Lenny Megliola: Red Sox send a message in dollars with Castillo deal

It was always about the Red Sox' money. How many years do you give a player; how much money? Jon Lester learned the hard way.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jon Lester, Aroldis Chapman, Yasiel Puig, Jose Abreu

The Oregonian

Prado's RBI single in the ninth lifts Yankees over White Sox, plus more MLB scores

New York Yankees' Martin Prado reacts after his game-winning RBI single that scored Ichiro Suzuki in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago White Sox at Yankee Stadium on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, in New York.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, New York Yankees, Baseball Players, Ichiro Suzuki, Chicago White Sox, Daniel Webb

Fri Aug 22, 2014

The Washington Post

Boston's Farrell: Castillo is "exciting, athletic"

Farrell spoke Friday amid multiple media reports that the Red Sox had agreed with Castillo on a $72.5 million, seven-year contract.


Related Topix: Sports, Yoenis Cespedes, Jackie Bradley Jr.

BoSox Injection

Where will Jackie Bradley land?

Jul 27, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Boston Red Sox center fielder Jackie Bradley Jr. jumps as he catches the ball during the sixth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Baseball Players, Jackie Bradley Jr., Tampa Bay Rays, Mookie Betts, Felix Doubront

Major League Baseball

Red Sox could soon sign Cuban star Castillo

A deal between Castillo and the Red Sox is in place, an industry source said Friday.


Related Topix: Sports, Jose Abreu, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball

Boston Red Sox

Red Sox could soon sign Cuban star Castillo

An industry source said Friday that Castillo is on track to sign a six-year deal worth more than $72 million with the Red Sox in the next few days.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jose Abreu, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox

Nine to Know: Red Sox Stats Pack - the Ex-Sox EditionSports

The Bill Chuck Files overflow each day with stats, factoids, and observations that are sometimes relevant, sometimes irrelevant, and sometimes simply intriguing.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Baseball Players, Grady Sizemore, Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Scott Atchison, Lonnie Chisenhall

Report: Red Sox, Tigers Finalists for Cuban Free Agent Rusney CastilloSports

Steve Silva, a lifelong Massachusetts resident, joined in 2004. He's covered the world championship runs of the Red Sox, Patriots, Bruins, and Celtics, the Boston Marathon, and more as part of the BDC and Boston Globe sports teams.


Related Topix: Outdoor Recreation, Marathon, Sports, Yoenis Cespedes, Baseball Players, Yasiel Puig, Austin Jackson

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Top five reasons the Red Sox are awful in 2014

As we sit 17.5 games out of first place and 13 games out of a Wild Card berth, it's probably not too early to do a post-mortem on your 2014 Carmine Hose.


Related Topix: Sports, Brock Holt, Clay Buchholz

Minor League Ball

Jackie Bradley of the Red Sox: what happens now?

"Jackie Bradley. WTF? What happens now? Is there any chance he can recover from this complete debacle?"---Clint, Portland, Oregon.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Rant Sports

What Can Rusney Castillo Bring To Boston Red Sox?

It was reported Tuesday that the Boston Red Sox are one of several teams right in the thick of things in attempting to sign highly-touted Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo , who has been described as "raw" by a number of scouts even at age 27. scouts.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Boston Red Sox, Jackie Bradley Jr.

BoSox Injection

Red Sox one of three finalists for Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo

Apr 25, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; A Boston Red Sox baseball cap and glove sit in the dugout during the warm-up in a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.


Related Topix: Sports, Toronto Blue Jays, Major League Baseball, Rajai Davis

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Preview: Astros at Yankees

The Houston Astros vie for their second series victory over the New York Yankees this season when the teams meet in the Bronx on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Sports, Jose Altuve, Baseball Players, Houston Astros, Major League Baseball, New York Yankees

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Rant Sports

Jackie Bradley Jr. and Xander Bogaerts Will Be Fine For Boston Red Sox

Despite the recent demotion of Boston Red Sox outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. and the struggles of shortstop Xander Bogaerts , I'm here to let everyone know that both of these young and talented players will be fine.


Related Topix: Sports, Jackie Bradley Jr., Xander Bogaerts, Baseball Players