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Red Sox acquire catcher Hanigan in deal with Padres

Red Sox acquire catcher Hanigan in deal with Padres

MLB.com ESPN.com nytimes.com Updated Dec 20 (yesterday)
With a logjam at third base and a need for a backup catcher, the Red Sox traded Will Middlebrooks to the Padres on Friday in exchange for catcher Ryan Hanigan.
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  • Breslow agrees to 1-year deal with Red Sox

    Breslow agrees to 1-year deal with Red Sox

    ESPN.com Dec 19 (yesterday)
    The Boston Red Sox turned to a familiar face to address their need for left-handed bullpen help, coming to terms with Craig Breslow on a one-year $2 million deal, according to agent Bob Baratta.
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  • Woman sues Red Sox owner over elevator fall

    Woman sues Red Sox owner over elevator fall

    ESPN.com Dec 18 (3 days ago)
    A 22-year-old woman who fell two stories down an elevator shaft at Fenway Park and was seriously injured is suing the owner of the Boston Red Sox and an elevator company.
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  • Wade Miley clashed with D-backs because he wasn't gluten-free

    Wade Miley clashed with D-backs because he wasn't gluten-free

    yahoo.com deadspin.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    The Boston Red Sox are OK with players having gluten in their diets, right? Because starting pitcher Wade Miley, who they acquired last week in a trade with the Arizona Diamondbacks, says he clashed with the D-backs about his diet. Specifically about no…
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  • Red Sox add reliever Varvaro in trade with Braves

    Red Sox add reliever Varvaro in trade with Braves

    MLB.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    The Red Sox bolstered their bullpen on Wednesday, acquiring right-hander Anthony Varvaro from the Braves in exchange for Minor Leaguer Aaron Kurcz and cash considerations.
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  • Liverpool's Sturridge to Undergo Rehab With Boston Red Sox

    Liverpool's Sturridge to Undergo Rehab With Boston Red Sox

    nytimes.com Dec 17 (4 days ago)
    Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge will spend Christmas with medical experts from baseball team Boston Red Sox in an attempt to cure persistent injury problems, the Liverpool Echo reported on Wednesday.
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  • Championship drought? Lester up for the challenge

    Championship drought? Lester up for the challenge

    MLB.com yahoo.com Dec 15 (6 days ago)
    Jon Lester, who was in the Red Sox's farm system when Boston claimed the 2004 World Series trophy and snapped a lengthy title drought, is excited for the opportunity to end an even longer streak with the Cubs.
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  • Sox get Minors SS from Cubs to complete Doubront deal

    Sox get Minors SS from Cubs to complete Doubront deal

    MLB.com Dec 15 (6 days ago)
    Back on July 30, the Red Sox traded left-hander Felix Doubront to the Cubs for a player to be named. Boston finally collected its return on Monday, acquiring Minor League shortstop Marco Hernandez from Chicago to complete the deal.
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  • With Headley, Yanks squarely in race for AL East title

    With Headley, Yanks squarely in race for AL East title

    MLB.com Dec 15 (6 days ago)
    Maybe the best thing about Chase Headley re-signing with the Yankees is that you can legitimately make a case for any of three teams winning the AL East. Red Sox? Blue Jays? Yankees? Who do you have? This is good stuff, the best of the Hot Stove League.…
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  • Craig an overlooked potential trade piece

    Craig an overlooked potential trade piece

    MLB.com Dec 14 (7 days ago)
    With some of the top available free agents coming off the board, teams can look to Allen Craig as a productive outfielder/first baseman if they can make a deal with the Red Sox.
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  • In span of days, Red Sox revamp rotation

    In span of days, Red Sox revamp rotation

    MLB.com Dec 13
    In just a few days, the Red Sox completely revamped their rotation with three new pieces: Justin Masterson, Wade Miley and Rick Porcello.
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  • Red Sox make it clear: Masterson a starter

    Red Sox make it clear: Masterson a starter

    ESPN.com MLB.com Dec 12
    Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington erased any doubts and made it perfectly clear that pitcher Justin Masterson will be in the starting rotation for the 2015 season.
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  • Sox thrilled to finalize deal for established starter Miley

    Sox thrilled to finalize deal for established starter Miley

    MLB.com Dec 12
    The Red Sox completed a deal with Arizona that brings them left-hander Wade Miley. Boston sends right-handers Rubby De La Rosa and Allen Webster along with Minor League infielder Raymel Flores to the D-backs.
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  • Done Deals: Red Sox sign Justin Masterson; Royals add Kendrys M…

    Done Deals: Red Sox sign Justin Masterson; Royals add Kendrys Morales

    yahoo.com Dec 9
    This is The Stew's running list of trades and signings that happen during baseball's Winter Meetings. We'll keep updating this post as the news happens. For more chatter and rumors, be sure to check out our Winter Meetings tracker. THURSDAYJustin Master…
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  • MLB Winter Meetings journal: The Farewell

    MLB Winter Meetings journal: The Farewell

    yahoo.com Dec 11
    SAN DIEGO โ€” It's time to say goodbye to the Winter Meetings. It was a wild four days: the Dodgers reworked everything, the Cubs and White Sox made baseball in Chicago a lot more interesting this year, the Marlins made some interesting moves and the Red …
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  • Rotation takes center stage as Winter Meetings end

    Rotation takes center stage as Winter Meetings end

    MLB.com Dec 11
    It was a whirlwind four days at the Winter Meetings for the Red Sox, who arrived with hopes of reacquiring Jon Lester but then swiftly made alternative moves once the lefty went to the Cubs.
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  • Video - Justin Masterson Returns To Boston 00:45

    Justin Masterson Returns To Boston

    Dec 11
    Aaron Boone reacts to the news that the Red Sox have reached an agreement with free-agent pitcher Justin Masterson.
  • Video - Red Sox Deal Cespedes For Porcello 00:53

    Red Sox Deal Cespedes For Porcello

    Dec 11
    Buster Olney discusses the trade that sent Red Sox OF Yoenis Cespedes to the Tigers for pitcher Rick Porcello.
  • Video - Bochy, Giants Looking For Another Title 03:52

    Bochy, Giants Looking For Another Title

    Dec 10
    Giants manager Bruce Bochy joined Pedro Gomez to discuss getting ready for the 2015 season, including how the team plans to replace Pablo Sandoval.
  • Video - Cubs Looking To Make More Moves 09:57

    Cubs Looking To Make More Moves

    Dec 10
    "Baseball Tonight" analysts Karl Ravech, Buster Olney, Tim Kurkjian, Jayson Stark and Keith Law report from the winter meetings on the other moves the Cubs are looking to make after signing Jon Lester.

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