Tag Archives: Boston Red Sox

Hot Stove: Boston Red Sox to acquire both Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval

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Hanley Ramirez is coming to the American League East, but it's not to play for the New York Yankees. According to Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News, the Boston Red Sox are close to acquiring free agent shortstop Hanley Ramirez. Ramirez will be in Boston today to finalize a five-year, $90 Million deal with the Yankees ...

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Report: Kevin Youkilis retires after 10 seasons in baseball

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A long time ago, Kevin Youkilis was a member of the New York Yankees...actually, it wasn't that long ago. He was a Yankee in 2013 but with the Yankees losing back-to-back seasons, it's honestly felt like an eternity. Youkilis, Derek Jeter and Brian Roberts as of right now have one thing in common: they're all former Yankees ...

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Around The Diamond: Shortstop

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Yesterday, we looked at the Yankees options for second base which included Martin Prado, Brendan Ryan, Rob Refnsyder and Jose Pirela. Today we move over a little bit to a spot that has it's first question mark in 19 seasons: shortstop.  Derek Jeter was the New York Yankees shortstop for 19 seasons. Even when he was ...

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Red Sox hire Chili Davis as their hitting coach

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If the Yankees were planning on hiring Chili Davis, they're going to have to scratch his name off the list because he's found a job with a known rival. According to MLB.com, the Boston Red Sox hired Chili Davis as their hitting coach, taking away one potential suitor for the hitting coach position in New York. Davis ...

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Report: Mets, Blue Jays, Red Sox, Braves interested in Kevin Long

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Well, it looks like former Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long won't be without a job for long. According to Mark Feinsand of The Daily News, Kevin Long has received interest from the New York Mets, the Toronto Blue Jays, the Boston Red Sox and the Atlanta Braves for a hitting coach position. Feinsand added the Pittsburgh Pirates, ...

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Report: Kenta Maeda could get $130 Million deal from either Yankees or Red Sox

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Japanese right-handed pitcher Kenta Maeda could get a six-year deal of $130 Million from either the New York Yankees or the Boston Red Sox, reports Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe. The 26-year-old right-hander is mostly interested in playing either in New York or Boston and the deal could be between $120 Million - $130 Million. ...

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What’s coming up in the final stretch for the Yankees?

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Today marks the final off-day of the 2014 New York Yankees season and with the Yankees in the middle of a Wild Card race, let's take a look at the final stretch of the regular season and the teams the Yankees are facing. September 9 - 11 Tampa Bay Rays vs. New York Yankees Yankee Stadium, Bronx, NY This ...

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Report: Stephen Drew traded to Yankees for Kelly Johnson

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This just in, ladies and gentlemen: According to Gordon Edes of ESPN Boston, the Boston Red Sox have traded Stephen Drew to the New York Yankees for Kelly Johnson,  making this the first Yankees/Red Sox trade since 1997. Kelly Johnson currently is on the disabled list, but he didn't perform to the Yankees standards when they ...

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