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Gasper: Sox should make best offer to Lester now

Re-signing Jon Lester is going to require the Red Sox to go way out of their contract comfort zone.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jon Lester, Clayton Kershaw, Adam Wainwright, Cole Hamels, Adrian Gonzalez

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Surviving Grady

Trading Crawford, Beckett and Gonzalez: The Gift That Keeps On Giving

At the time it happened, the trade of Carl Crawford, Josh Beckett and Adrian Gonzalez cleared some overpaid, non-performing detritus from our coffers.


Related Topix: Sports, Carl Crawford, Baseball Players, Adrian Gonzalez


MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Chase Utley, Cole Hamels and More

MLB trade rumors seem to arise at a steady pace from the hot stove days of winter meetings all the way through the summer heat and the playoff push down the homestretch.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Cole Hamels, Chase Utley, National League, National League East, Philadelphia Phillies

CBS Sports

Rumors: Jays talking to Padres about Headley

Another day of baseball is in the books. Here is a recap of Saturday's news and notes from around the league.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Everth Cabrera, Steve Cishek, C.J Cron, Matt Holliday, Brandon Belt

Sat Jul 19, 2014

St. Petersburg Times

Angels acquire All-Star closer for prospects

The Angels acquired All-Star closer Huston Street and prospect Trevor Gott from the Padres for four prospects in a trade announced late Friday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Huston Street, Baseball Players, CC Sabathia, Matt Holliday, Hanley Ramirez

Sat Jul 12, 2014

On BaseballRed Sox will have payroll flexibility in offseason

For the second time in three years, the Red Sox will find themselves with an abundance of payroll flexibility in the offseason.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jon Lester, John Lackey, Andrew Miller, Burke Badenhop, Rubby De La Rosa

Thu Jul 10, 2014

True Blue LA

Dodgers trade deadline preview

The July 31 trade deadline is approaching and to answer the question on everyone's mind no, the Dodgers can not get anything for Carl Crawford or Andre Ethier.


Related Topix: Sports, Dee Gordon, Baseball Players, Andre Ethier, Carl Crawford, Pedro Baez, A.J. Ellis

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Dodgers might try to acquire more pitching

Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ryu delivers a pitch during the first inning of the team's 14-5 road loss to the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Hyun-Jin Ryu, Baseball Players, Justin Verlander, Adrian Gonzalez

On baseball Red Sox sticking together - but for how long?

David Ortiz believes it's unfair that every time there's talk about steroids, it seems his name comes up.


Related Topix: Sports, David Ortiz, Baseball Players, Clay Buchholz, Adrian Gonzalez, Carl Crawford, John Lackey


Josh Beckett lands on the 15-day DL

After pitching in 15 games the last two seasons, Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Josh Beckett has surpassed that sum before the All-Star Break this season, appearing in 17 contests.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, Pedro Baez

It's Getting to be Historically BadSports

Dave D'Onofrio is an award-winning freelance sportswriter who in more than a decade of reporting throughout New England has covered the World Series, city Little League championships, and just about everything in between.


Related Topix: Little League, Sports, Baseball Players, Adrian Gonzalez, Carl Crawford, Tim Wakefield

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Strange baseball season

Take, for example, the National League Central. Last year, it produced the NL champion St. Louis Cardinals as well as both of the league's wild cards, the Pittsburgh Pirates and Cincinnati Reds.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League Central, Baseball Players, Bryan Price, Clayton Kershaw, Zack Greinke, Chone Figgins, Weird

Los Angeles Times

Men with beards are the new face of baseball

St. Louis Cardinals reliever Jason Motte, left, and Dodgers reliever Brian Wilson talk before the start of a June 26 game at Dodger Stadium.


Related Topix: Sports, Jason Motte, Baseball Players, Brian Wilson, Scott Van Slyke, Matt Kemp, Clayton Kershaw

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Indians notebook: T.J. House remains fifth starter, for now

LOS ANGELES: After T.J. House's spot start against the Seattle Mariners Sunday in Safeco Field, Indians manager Terry Francona wasn't ready to say the rookie left-hander would remain in the rotation.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Zach McAllister, Danny Salazar


Los Angeles Dodgers Trade Rumors: Latest Updates, News and Reaction

Although the Los Angeles Dodgers have the highest payroll in baseball, they may be an active team at the 2014 MLB trade deadline.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, American League, Matt Kemp, Baseball Players, Clayton Kershaw, Dan Haren

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Red Sox held hitless for 7 a..." innings in 2-0 loss to Cubs

Jake Arrieta carried a no-hitter into the eighth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the Boston Red Sox 2-0 in the opener of a three-game series Monday night at Fenway Park.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Daniel Nava, Major League Baseball, Chicago Cubs, Boston Red Sox, Clayton Kershaw, Xander Bogaerts

Sat Jun 28, 2014

The News Tribune

Recapping the first half of the MLB season

With the first half of the 2014 season in the books for many teams - including the Seattle Mariners, who played Game No.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Kyle Seager, Clayton Kershaw, Roenis Elias, Brad Miller, Robinson Cano


Predicting the Biggest Buyers and Sellers at MLB's Midway Point

The 2014 All-Star Game is still a few weeks away, but don't let that distort your vision of the 2014 season.


Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, Boston Red Sox, Andre Ethier, Baseball Players, Carl Crawford, Clayton Kershaw

Thu Jun 26, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Josh Beckett is sharp as Dodgers close in on Giants

Josh Beckett scattered four hits over seven innings while holding St. Louis scoreless in the Dodgers' 1-0 victory over the Cardinals on Thursday at Dodger Stadium.


Related Topix: Sports, National League West, National League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Jon Jay, Allen Craig, St. Louis Cardinals, Adam Wainwright

Over The Monster

The Red Sox trade deadline: Don't call it a teardown

With June just about wrapping up, and the Red Sox 79 games into a 162-game season, it's time for the hot takes and marginal-win valuations that make up the countdown to the trade deadline.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Rubby De La Rosa, Dustin Pedroia, David Ortiz, Clay Buchholz, Jon Lester