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2 hrs ago | Chico Enterprise-Record
Four weeks ago, when the A's were playing better than they are now, Billy Beane went out and engineered a shocking trade -- left fielder Yoenis Cespedes to the Red Sox for starting pitcher Jon Lester and left field Jonny Gomes.
5 hrs ago | BleacherReport
It's right about now, preparing to enter the final month of the regular season, that seller's remorse sets in for the Boston Red Sox .
6 hrs ago | BleacherReport
The Oakland A's are all in for 2014, but what happens this offseason if they lose? Heck, what decisions will the team be facing if they win the World Series? The team opened the 2014 season with an $82 million payroll, its biggest in the last 15 years, according to Cot's Baseball Contracts .
11 hrs ago | Rant Sports
In fact, it was the polar opposite. Ranaudo, coming into the Boston Red Sox organization after the team drafted him out of LSU in 2010, didn't blow anybody away in 2011, going 9-6 with a 3.97 ERA in 26 starts in Class-A, including a 4.33 ERA in 16 starts at High-A Salem.
12 hrs ago | BleacherReport
In the days leading up to and the weeks following the trading deadline, the Boston Red Sox made it clear that they plan on fielding a competitive team in 2015.
The Boston Red Sox have had a season to forget. Two last place finishes in three years isn't going to make a fan base too happy, and that is even with a World Championship in between.
John Lackey, who won the World Series clincher for Boston last year, could be back in the postseason with the Cardinals.
In light of the Boston Red Sox signing Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo to a seven-year, $72.5 million deal, let's take a look at other MLB players who defected from Cuba.
Aug 23, 2014; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays relief pitcher Aaron Sanchez against the Tampa Bay Rays in the seventh inning at Rogers Centre.
Rusney Castillo will have an instant mentor with the Red Sox. Everything he is about to do, Yoenis Cespedes did three years earlier.
The Red Sox' search for a front-line pitcher, maybe someone who even qualifies as a legitimate ace, will take them to every nook and cranny of the Major League Baseball universe this offseason.
Boston's Mookie Betts, right, plays the ball off the left field wall in front of Yoenis Cespedes on an RBI double by Seattle's Brad Miller in the ninth inning.
Coco Crisp scored the go-ahead run on Joe Smith's wild pitch with two outs in the eighth inning, and Oakland moved into a first-place tie with Los Angeles atop the AL West.
Aug 20, 2014; Miami, FL, USA; Texas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre connects for a base hit during the first inning against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Ballpark.
Aug 8, 2014; Philadelphia, PA, USA; New York Mets starting pitcher Bartolo Colon throws a pitch during the eighth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 07:46 pm
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