Tag Archives: Boston Red Sox

Is it 2010 all over again for the Red Sox?

Superstardom. Jacoby Ellsbury had always been an elite steals maven, once swiping 50 bags and 70 bags in back-to-back seasons. He’d regularly hit around .300, and has a .299/.354/.450 batting line. He was roughly league average with the bat, though from 2008-2009, this before accumulating 9.4 wins for the Red Sox and clocking in at ...

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The Yankee beat: D-Rob’s charity, No. 1 in MLB, Red Sox death

The winter is finally over and the Yankees have returned to action. But they lost 7-6 to the Rays when Mariano Rivera blew a save, CC Sabathia wasn't sharp, and Joe Girardi made some questionable moves. Here is what the blogosphere was talking about today. Bleeding Yankee Blue is selling t-shirts and giving $1 from each ...

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Previewing the 2012 Red Sox or: Something’s Foul in Fenway

Right about now, less than a week before the start of the 2012 Major League Baseball season, about the only thing the Red Sox Nation should be feeling good about is the additional Wild Card slot this year. And honesty, if I were them (and so happy the Good Lord chose to make me a ...

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The 2011 Red Sox are a Joke that Keeps Getting Funnier

The 2011 Red Sox were a group of men that were amongst the best in the world at what they do and were collectively paid about $170 million to do it. However, they couldn't do it because they, "needed more structure." Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester spoke with Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe in an ...

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Cashman on Red Sox GM Opening: I have a Job

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Via Andrew Marchand of ESPN New York: "I have a job," Brian Cashman told ESPNNewYork.com on Wednesday. Cashman is expected to keep that job. He has said he wants to return, and Yankees president Randy Levine has said that the team wants to continue the relationship as well. Nothing official has been agreed upon yet, but the ...

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Shaunessy: The Red Sox Season is Not Going to End Tonight

This video has been making the rounds today and it's pretty funny so I thought I'd share it. It features Boston Red Sox clown beatwriter Dan Shaunessy declaring that the Red Sox season was not going to end Wednesday night. This was at about 10:00 p.m. while the Red Sox-Orioles game was in rain delay. ...

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Red Sox Sign Yankees Plan B Carl Crawford

Via Peter Abraham of the Journal News Boston Globe: Source: The Red Sox have a seven-year, $142 million deal done with Carl Crawford. This makes things potentially very rough for the Yankees. For one, the Angels had Crawford as their no. 1 target and now may turn their attention to Cliff Lee. Two, this just ...

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Red Sox-Adrian Gonzalez Trade Back On, Werth to the Nationals

Update: The Red Sox-Padres trade for Adrian Gonzalez is back on according to Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated. It's the original deal. They have not reach an agreement on a contract, at least not announced one. Heyman reports that the eventual extension will be a seven-year $161 million deal. The reason they would wait to announce ...

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