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Will recent Red Sox-Marlins riff cause an issue in any possible Stanton deal?
Oh, maybe it's a bit more difficult to drool over landing a superstar than it might be if the Boston Red Sox hadn't proven in 2013 that it's just as manageable to win a World Series with a core of holdovers along with the addition of periphery importance, luck, and a city-wide mantra of redemption.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Josh Beckett's Spring Is Big X-Factor to Dominant 2014 Dodgers Season
During the Los Angeles Dodgers ' amazing 62-28 run to finish the 2013 regular season, it's no surprise that the team's top two starting pitchers - Clayton Kershaw, Zack Greinke and Hyun-jin Ryu - completely dominated.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Lincoln Daily News
MLB player notes
C Travis d'Arnaud has been working with former Mets star Mike Piazza, who is in camp for one week as a special instructor.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Xander Bogaerts OK with being linked to another top SS prospect
Even if Xander Bogaerts wasn't a shortstop or twice crowned by Baseball America as the Red Sox' top prospect, and even if he hadn't begun wearing No.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Sports Media 101
Los Angeles Dodgers are Hopeful Josh Beckett Will Continue to Progress in Return from Surgery
Dodgers 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Los Angeles Dodgers as a part of Sports Media 101 .
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Predicting Los Angeles Dodgers' 2014 Starting Rotation
The Los Angeles Dodgers enter the 2014 season with the same nucleus of pitchers that ended the 2013 season for the most part, only vacating the final two spots of the rotation to free agency.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
True Blue LA
Dodgers vs. Diamondbacks starting lineups, travel roster for Cactus League opener
As the Dodgers prepare for their Cactus League opener on Wednesday against the Diamondbacks , Tuesday was a relatively light day in camp at Camelback Ranch.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Red Sox president Larry Lucchino says Red Sox and Yankees are...
It wasn't too long ago that the Red Sox had been big spenders, when they signed John Lackey before the 2010 season and extended Josh Beckett months later.
Red Sox have faith in Allen Webster, Rubby De La Rosa
For the Red Sox, the largest benefit of their landmark trade with the Dodgers in 2012 was extricating the franchise from the burdensome contracts given to Josh Beckett, Carl Crawford, and Adrian Gonzalez.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Reflecting on three storybook years in Red Sox history
I remember, the same period in time last year, the temperature was the same, the hefty snow drops that fell to the earth was the same, but there was one difference from this year to last, and that was the feeling about the upcoming Boston Red Sox season.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Naples Daily News
Spring training: Beards gone, parades over - Red Sox's chemistry remains as they open camp
Last year, the Boston Red Sox were the feared beards, possessed with Boston strength playing for the pride of their city.
Cincinnati Reds: Reaction to Homer Bailey Deal, Comparing Deal to SP Market
Yesterday, Homer Bailey signed a six-year, $105 million contract with a mutual option for a seventh.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
More thoughts on pitchers and the pace of the game
I wanted to follow up with some broader nuggets of data regarding time between pitches, after Monday's discovery that J.J. Putz was the team slow-poke.
Chad FinnDavid Ortiz has been Red Sox' bargain -- it's their prerogative to keep it that way
Playing nine innings while wondering if there were any secret ingredients in Jacoby Ellsbury's free breakfast from a Sox fan ... 1. David Ortiz is due to earn $15 million this year.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Analyzing Red Sox Farm System's Role in Chasing World Series Repeat
If you have been following the Boston Red Sox this offseason, there's a strong possibility you fell asleep in early December and just recently woke up because spring training started.
Robinson Cano | Photo: Ted S. Warren/AP
Surprise teams have become no surprise in baseball in this age of parity. Before last season I wrote that the postseason would likely "include one or two from among Toronto, Kansas City, Seattle, Cleveland, Boston, Minnesota, Pittsburgh and San Diego."
Buckley: Jon Lester ready to show Red Sox he is what he is [+Video]
Jon Lester gave the Red Sox a 15-8 record and 3.75 ERA last season in 33 starts.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Red Sox Spring Training Blog: Jon Lester Reiterates That He'll Take A Hometown Discount
Red Sox pitchers and catchers had a solid two-hour workout here in Fort Myers on Monday - the first official workout of the spring.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Josh Beckett feels "great" after thoracic outlet surgery
Dodgers right-hander Josh Beckett had his season cut short last July due to thoracic outlet surgery, but he's ready to reclaim his spot in the starting rotation this spring.