Five get Minors deals, spring invites from Red Sox
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The Red Sox signed outfielder Quintin Berry, left-hander Dana Eveland, first baseman/outfielder Bryan LaHair, righty Felipe Paulino and catcher Humberto Quintero to Minor League contracts Thursday. All five players received invitations to big league Spr…Upvote Share Tweet
Nava, Red Sox avoid arbitration with 1-year dealMLB.com 17 hours agoThe Red Sox have signed Daniel Nava to a one-year, non-guaranteed contract worth $1.85 million for the 2015 season, the team announced Thursday, avoiding arbitration.Upvote Share Tweet
Red Sox don't need true 'ace' at this pointMLB.com Jan 29 (yesterday)In addition to Ben Cherington's upbeat talk of "untapped potential" in the Red Sox rotation, we've seen plenty of pooh-poohing of the "Boston needs an ace" topic by members of the Clay Buchholz-Rick Porcello-Justin Masterson-Wade Mil…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 28 (yesterday)When Pablo Sandoval chose to leave the San Francisco Giants for the Boston Red Sox in free agency, he talked about wanting "new challenges." Maybe that meant hitting homers over the Green Monster. But maybe it also meant hitting half-court bas…Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Jan 28 (2 days ago)Cuban teenage prospect Yoan Moncada has worked out privately for the Yankees, Red Sox, Dodgers, Padres, Giants, Rangers and Brewers, according to sources. The Rays, Cubs, Phillies and Cardinals have also shown interest. The question remains: When will M…Upvote Share TweetMr. Monbouquette was a stalwart right-handed pitcher for the Boston Red Sox during one of the leaner periods in the history of the franchise.Upvote Share TweetThe Red Sox traded right-handed pitcher Anthony Ranaudo to the Rangers on Tuesday for left-handed pitcher Robbie Ross.Upvote Share Tweet
Pumped up Panda sees snow for first timeMLB.com Jan 24 (6 days ago)It took Pablo Sandoval nearly three decades to see and feel snow for the first time, and that left him feeling like a kid on Christmas morning on Saturday. The discovery only added to Sandoval's excitement about joining the Red Sox.Upvote Share Tweet
Henry supportive of Boston's 2024 Olympics bidMLB.com Jan 23 (7 days ago)Count Red Sox principal owner John Henry among the prominent Bostonians in favor of bringing the 2024 Olympics to the Hub. Henry, speaking at Foxwoods as the club kicked off its "Winter Weekend," said he isn't formally involved with the "…Upvote Share Tweet
Red Sox owner supports Major League pitch clockMLB.com Jan 23 (7 days ago)Red Sox principal owner John Henry expects a pitch clock, similar to what could be implemented in Triple-A and Double-A during the 2015 season, to make its way to the game's highest level within a couple of years.Upvote Share TweetFormer Red Sox pitcher and Hall of Fame inductee Pedro Martinez received the Judge Emil Fuchs Award for his long and meritorious service to the game at Thursday night's Boston Baseball Writers Dinner.Upvote Share Tweet
Betts happy to stay with Red SoxTrade rumors are something Mookie Betts is already able to keep in perspective. After an offseason of speculation, the young Red Sox outfielder is thrilled to still be in the organization.Upvote Share Tweet
Cherington: Motivated Victorino 'a very good thing'If a healthy Shane Victorino causes a logjam in the outfield, the Red Sox would be all for it. The right fielder, who played an instrumental role in the World Series championship of 2013, is on the mend following back surgery and is expected to be a ful…Upvote Share Tweet
Cherington: Content with rotation, no plans to add aceThough James Shields remains a free agent and Cole Hamels still hasn't been traded by the Phillies, Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington isn't expecting to make a marquee pitching acquisition before Spring Training.Upvote Share Tweet
2015 Prospect Watch: Top 10 catchersThough only one catcher (Blake Swihart of the Red Sox) fits in the top 40 spots on MLBPipeline.com's upcoming 2015 Top 100 Prospects list, talent behind the plate actually runs deep. The Minors are teeming with backstops who have the tools to contribute…Upvote Share Tweet
Red Sox reportedly sign left-hander EvelandMLB.com Jan 21The Red Sox have reportedly signed left-hander Dana Eveland to a Minor League contract that includes an invitation to Major League Spring Training, according to SB Nation. The club has not confirmed the deal.Upvote Share Tweet
Berry reportedly set to begin second stint with Red SoxMLB.com Jan 17The Red Sox reportedly agreed to a Minor League deal with outfielder Quintin Berry on Saturday that includes an invitation to Spring Training.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 17The U.S. Olympic Committee recently announced it has selected Boston for its 2024 Olympic bid, which is a major story for the entire New England region since it was chosen over other major cities such as Los Angeles, San Francisco and Washington D.C. Ho…Upvote Share Tweet
Porcello, Red Sox settle on $12.5M contractESPN.com Jan 16The Red Sox agreed to a $12.5 million, one-year deal with pitcher Rick Porcello and a $2.25 million contract with reliever Junichi Tazawa as they swapped proposed arbitration figures with pitcher Wade Miley and outfielder Daniel Nava.Upvote Share Tweet
Betts eager to continue development with Red SoxMLB.com Jan 16Mookie Betts doesn't get caught up in the hype that surrounds him. Just listen to the way he answered a question on Friday about going to Major League Spring Training for the first time.Upvote Share Tweet
Lou Merloni Resists Attacking Protestors Who Say Black Lives Matterdeadspin.com Jan 15Former Red Sox infielder and current WEEI yakker Lou Merloni is perhaps best known in Boston for being from Framingham and for being Nomar's friend. But in addition to those two distinctions, he did also manage to utility-guy his way through 423 games o…Upvote Share Tweet
Breaking down Rookie of the Year candidatesMLB.com Jan 15Jonathan Mayo takes an early look at potential 2015 Rookie of the Year candidates in each league, beginning with two recent Cuban signees -- Rusney Castillo of the Red Sox and Yasmany Tomas of the D-backs.Upvote Share Tweet
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