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Sox/Dodgers blockbuster doesn’t change a thing in the AL East

We have seen in the past how one or two moves can change the landscape of the AL East. In 2009 it was the free agent signings of Mark Teixiera, CC Sabathia, and A.J. Burnett that launched the Yankees to … Continue reading

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Red Sox agree to ship Beckett, Crawford, and A-Gon to the Dodgers

The Red Sox and Dodgers have agreed upon a mega deal that will send Josh Beckett, Adrian Gonzalez, and Carl Crawford to the Dodgers as part of a nine-player deal and are waiting for approval from Beckett and Crawford to … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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One Thing to be Thankful to the Red Sox For: Beckett’s Extension

Just about one year ago the Red Sox announced that they had signed Josh Beckett to a four-year $68 million contract extension. At the time it looked like a good move. After all, Beckett was a World Series hero in … Continue reading

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