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  1. Allen Craig could see some time at third base this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | MSNBC

    ... DH, so providing versatility off the bench is key. Craig, who was acquired from the Cardinals last July in the John Lackey deal, batted just .215 with eight home runs and a .594 OPS across 126 games last season. The 30-year-old hasn't been nearly ...


  2. Scherzer deal likely takes Sox out of next year's free agent marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 |

    ... the Sox. Of course, that's hardly anything new. Aside from the five-year, $82.5 million deal to which they gave John Lackey, the Sox have largely sidestepped the free agent market for starting pitchers unless looking for a complementary piece such ...


  3. 25 in 25: Joe KellyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | BoSox Injection

    ... traded to Boston, along with Allen Craig (who has also struggled with injury of late) for Red Sox righthander John Lackey and a minor leaguer. Ostensibly replacing Lackey in the Red Sox rotation, Kelly was surprised (or stunned if you go by the ...


  4. 2014 Flashback GIFs: Boston vs SeattleRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | Lookout Landing

    ... 12 runs, Logan Morrison had himself a day going 4-for-4 with two home runs and 4 RBIs, and the M's bats forced John Lackey out of the game after just 3.2 IP. Right out of the gates, Felix got off to a hot start against leadoff hitter Brock Holt as ...


  5. 25 in 25: Allen CraigRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | BoSox Injection

    ... history expanded when at the end of July last season Craig and Joe Kelly were sent to Boston in exchange for John Lackey . Craig, already signed to an extensive contract, had spiraled down for St. Louis. The "Clutchmaster" and "RBI Machine" had ...


  6. Hanley Ramirez to hit clean-up in Boston Red Sox's 2015 lineup, John Farrell saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 |

    ... wouldn't have thrown one near the strike zone (to Ortiz) if that dude (Napoli) wasn't standing on deck," pitcher John Lackey said afterward. When Napoli wasn't healthy or clicking, the Red Sox had little behind him. Every spot in the lineup from No. ...


  7. Let's talk about Joe KellyRead the original story

    Friday Jan 9 | Over The Monster

    ... the positives, because they are clearly there. This is a guy the Cardinals were openly upset about losing in the John Lackey deal (because teams would never lie about something like that, of course). His calling card is his ability to induce ground ...


  8. A. PierzynskiRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Alabama Live

    ... Series against the San Francisco Giants on Tuesday. Analysis: Pierzynski has experience catching Game 3 starter John Lackey when the two were teammates in Boston. - The San Francisco Giants expect to add Michael Morse to the roster for the NL ...


  9. Reports: Stephen Drew to Re-Sign With YankeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 |

    ... 2013 season, where he was played superb defense behind a strong Red Sox pitching staff that included Jon Lester, John Lackey, Clay Buchholz, and Jake Peavy. He hit .253 in 124 games with the Red Sox that year, while playing all 16 games in the ...


  10. Boston Red Sox right-hander Joe Kelly could thrive in starting rotationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 |

    ... unlikely the Boston Red Sox would do that yet. It was less than six months ago when they gave up 14 months of John Lackey (at league minimum salary in 2015) to get Kelly and outfielder/first baseman Allen Craig from the St. Louis Cardinals. Craig ...


  11. Red Sox, Rick Porcello bet on big yearRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 4 | Boston Herald

    ... the ground enough to benefit from strong infield defense. Most of all, they are betting he replaces No.2 starter John Lackey, if not ace Jon Lester. Unless he and the Red Sox reach an agreement within the next two weeks, Porcello will file for ...


  12. Cole Hamels and the remaining pitching optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 31 | BoSox Injection

    In one has been a staggering off-season, the Red Sox have been among the biggest movers and shakers around the league. And yet, they still find themselves without the "ace" pitcher that everyone has been waiting on after Jon Lester , John Lackey , Felix Doubront and Jake Peavy were shipped out in 2014.


  13. Red Sox rebuild rotation in winter almost as quickly as they dismantled it over the summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... end of our young pitching." The Red Sox won the World Series in 2013 with a rotation that included Jon Lester, John Lackey, Jake Peavy and Felix Doubront. By midsummer it was obvious the team would not successfully defend its title in '14, and ...


  14. Around the hornSox have defense, youth at catcherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 29 |

    Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington is such a pragmatist that he gave up on last season in July, trading away Stephen Drew, Felix Doubront, Jonny Gomes, Jon Lester, John Lackey, Andrew Miller, and Jake Peavy. The deals were designed to provide opportunities to younger players and give the Red Sox a headstart on the 2015 season.


  15. Year in Review: A lost year for Red SoxRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 28 | Boston Herald

    When history looks back on the 2014 Red Sox, there won't be much to say because it was a year marked as much by its absences and departures as anything the team actually accomplished. The Red Sox said goodbye to Jon Lester, John Lackey, Jake Peavy, Andrew Miller, Jonny Gomes and what felt like much of the heart of their 2013 champions.


  16. Red Sox: Looking back and aheadRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 28 | Boston Herald

    ... for clubs like the Marlins, but in the run-up to July31, the Red Sox decided everything must go.a Lester? Gone.a John Lackey? Gone.a Andrew Miller? Gone. Jake Peavy? Gone.a When it was done, the rebuild could begin. On June 2, the Red Sox summoned ...


  17. This Red Sox Rotation Might (Emphasis on Might) Be Good Enough to Win It AllRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 |

    ... pitching rotation was heading into 2013. And yet, Jon Lester, Felix Doubront, Clay Buchholz, Ryan Dempster and John Lackey nonetheless provided enough oomph - alongside some offensive heroism, a steady bullpen and a key mid-season acquisition - to ...


  18. What Is James Shields Truly Worth in Today's MLB Pitching Market?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 26 | BleacherReport

    ... free agent. Ever. A year after A.J. Burnett got $82.5 million over five years from the Yankees, the Red Sox gave John Lackey the same deal. A more acceptable and justifiable amount for Shields would be something along the lines of the five-year, ...


  19. Are Other Teams Interested in Allen Craig?Read the original story

    Dec 24, 2014 | Sports Media 101

    ... hits in 29 games for the Red Sox after being acquired in a deadline deal with the St. Louis Cardinals in the John Lackey trade that also brought Joe Kelly to Boston . Craig injured his foot in September 2013 and hasn't been the same since. Perhaps ...


  20. Plenty of Wisdom to be Found in the Red Sox Offseason SongRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 |

    ... Oh yeah, 63rd tied him with Buchholz. * Joe Kelly - I'm still trying figure out who was the throw-in in the John Lackey deal, Kelly or Allen Craig . How does a pitcher like Kelly so quickly fall into disfavor? In a season in which pitching ...