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Panda to pick between SF, SD and Boston

Panda to pick between SF, SD and Boston

MLB.com Updated 7 hours ago
The Red Sox could have the lead in the bidding for free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval, with The Boston Globe reporting on Saturday that the club's five-year, $95 million offer may give it the edge over the Giants and Padres. The club has not commen…
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  • Red Sox reportedly offer Sandoval five-year deal

    Red Sox reportedly offer Sandoval five-year deal

    MLB.com ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    The Red Sox could have the lead in the bidding for free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval, with The Boston Globe reporting on Saturday that the club's five-year, $95 million offer may give it the edge over the Giants and Padres. The club has not commen…
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  • Holt past concussion, looking ahead to 2015

    Holt past concussion, looking ahead to 2015

    MLB.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    A late-season concussion aside, one of the few bright spots for the Red Sox in 2014 was the play of Brock Holt, who came out of nowhere to contribute all over the diamond. Holt is now concussion-free, and he is going through his offseason as planned.
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  • Red Sox fill 40-man roster, protect four from Rule 5 Draft

    Red Sox fill 40-man roster, protect four from Rule 5 Draft

    MLB.com Nov 20 (2 days ago)
    In preparation for the Rule 5 Draft next month, the Red Sox protected four prospects by adding them to the 40-man roster on Thursday.
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  • Red Sox showing signs for another quick turnaround

    Red Sox showing signs for another quick turnaround

    MLB.com Nov 20 (3 days ago)
    With the Red Sox in high pursuit of Jon Lester and Pablo Sandoval, the club seems to view this offseason as a chance to reload and regroup and get back to where it once belonged.
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  • Red Sox claim Francisco off waivers from Jays

    Red Sox claim Francisco off waivers from Jays

    ESPN.com MLB.com Nov 19 (3 days ago)
    The Boston Red Sox have claimed infielder Juan Francisco off waivers from the Toronto Blue Jays.
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  • Red Sox offer Lester, prepare one for Panda

    Red Sox offer Lester, prepare one for Panda

    MLB.com ESPN.com Nov 19 (3 days ago)
    The Red Sox have extended an offer to lefty Jon Lester, and they are close to making one to third baseman Pablo Sandoval, sources tell MLB.com.
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  • No wrong choice for Panda between Giants, Red Sox

    No wrong choice for Panda between Giants, Red Sox

    MLB.com Nov 18 (4 days ago)
    At some point, Pablo Sandoval will sit down and consider everything the Giants and Red Sox are putting on the table. Both teams will offer financial security and a great baseball environment. Both teams will offer the opportunity to be part of a corners…
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  • The A's Just Claimed Subject 6 From The Duke Fuck List

    The A's Just Claimed Subject 6 From The Duke Fuck List

    deadspin.com Nov 18 (5 days ago)
    The Oakland A's just claimed outfielder and first baseman Alex Hassan, plucking him from the Boston Red Sox farm system. You might be wondering why we are telling you about a 26-year-old career minor leaguer getting claimed off waivers, and the reason i…
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  • 3B Sandoval in Boston to meet with Red Sox

    3B Sandoval in Boston to meet with Red Sox

    ESPN.com Nov 17 (5 days ago)
    Free agent Pablo Sandoval arrived in Boston on Monday for a meeting with Red Sox brass, who were said to be "all-in" on luring the third baseman away from San Francisco.
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  • Cubs to host Cardinals in first-ever night opener at Wrigley Fi…

    Cubs to host Cardinals in first-ever night opener at Wrigley Field

    yahoo.com Nov 15
    One of baseball's oldest and greatest rivalries will take center stage in MLB's standalone Sunday night opener on April 5. And no, we're not talking about Yankees/Red Sox or Dodgers/Giants for a change. The back-to-back NL Central champion St. Louis Car…
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  • Yankees and Red Sox shut out of MVP votes for first time ever

    Yankees and Red Sox shut out of MVP votes for first time ever

    yahoo.com Nov 14
    A number of interesting historical tidbits came from Thursday's MVP announcement. Clayton Kershaw won in the National League, becoming the first NL pitcher since Bob Gibson in 1968 to be named MVP. American League winner Mike Trout, meanwhile, became th…
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  • Red Sox reportedly 'all-in' on free agent Pablo Sandoval

    Red Sox reportedly 'all-in' on free agent Pablo Sandoval

    Do pandas dig Boston? We may soon find out. The Boston Red Sox are reportedly "all-in" on free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval, the San Francisco Giants fan favorite who is nicknamed Kung-Fu Panda. Sandoval watched his stock rise throughout…
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  • Jake Peavy plans to turn his S.F. cable car into a mobile bar

    Jake Peavy plans to turn his S.F. cable car into a mobile bar

    yahoo.com Nov 11
    Jake Peavy is a man who learns from his mistakes, obviously. When he won a World Series with the 2013 Boston Red Sox, Peavy bought a memento — the duck boat he rode on during the Red Sox's victory parade. As Peavy helped the San Francisco Giants through…
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  • Farrell eager to see RHP Otani on Japan tour

    Farrell eager to see RHP Otani on Japan tour

    Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell is looking forward to seeing Japanese pitching sensation Shohei Otani during Major League Baseball's all-star postseason tour of Japan.
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  • Victorino ready to reclaim right field with Red Sox

    Victorino ready to reclaim right field with Red Sox

    MLB.com Nov 7
    If you somehow erased Red Sox right fielder Shane Victorino from your memory bank after injuries wiped away the majority of his 2014 season, that just adds more fire for him.
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  • David Ortiz sues jeweler after buying $127,000 of 'imitation' m…

    David Ortiz sues jeweler after buying $127,000 of 'imitation' merchandise

    yahoo.com Nov 6
    Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz ran the jewels — and some of them he bought turned out to be phony. Big Papi is suing a California-based jeweler in a dispute regarding what Ortiz claims is $127,000 in "fake or low-quality diamond and gold jewelr…
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  • Pedroia joins Arizona Fall League Hall of Fame

    Pedroia joins Arizona Fall League Hall of Fame

    MLB.com Nov 5
    Red Sox star Dustin Pedroia, who already sports an impressive baseball resume and trophy case, was inducted into the Arizona Fall League Hall of Fame on Wednesday night at Scottsdale Stadium.
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  • For Theo, second time's the charm with Maddon

    For Theo, second time's the charm with Maddon

    MLB.com Nov 2
    Theo Epstein interviewed Joe Maddon, then a bench coach with the Angels, for the Red Sox's managerial opening back in 2003. Epstein instead picked Terry Francona, who the next season guided Boston to its first World Series championship since 1918. Maddo…
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  • Red Sox decline Breslow's option for 2015

    Red Sox decline Breslow's option for 2015

    MLB.com Oct 31
    The Red Sox declined their $4 million option on reliever Craig Breslow -- key component during Boston's run to the 2013 World Series championship -- allowing the veteran lefty to become a free agent on Friday.
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  • Red Sox positioned for active Hot Stove season

    Red Sox positioned for active Hot Stove season

    MLB.com Oct 31
    The conclusion of the World Series means the beginning of what will be a busy Hot Stove season for Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington. A second last-place American League East finish in three seasons didn't sit well within anyone in the offices of 4…
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  • Video - Red Sox 'All In' On Pablo Sandoval 00:49

    Red Sox 'All In' On Pablo Sandoval

    Nov 11
    Gordon Edes discusses the Red Sox's interest in Pablo Sandoval and the chances he comes to Boston.
  • Video - Youkilis To Retire From Baseball 02:23

    Youkilis To Retire From Baseball

    Oct 30
    ESPN senior baseball writer Jerry Crasnick discusses Kevin Youkilis retiring from baseball.
  • Video - Red Sox Sign Koji Uehara To Two-Year Deal 04:21

    Red Sox Sign Koji Uehara To Two-Year Deal

    Oct 30
    Gordon Edes discusses the two-year, $18 million deal Koji Uehara signed with the Boston Red Sox and what it means for the team.
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    30 For 30: Four Days In October

    Oct 16
    30 For 30: Four Days In October

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