Tag Archive: Red Sox

Dec 06

Breaking: White Sox ace Chris Sale traded to Red Sox

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The Chicago White Sox have traded starting pitcher Chris Sale to the the Boston Red Sox in exchange for Yoan Moncada, Michael Kopech and two other prospects to #WhiteSox, according to FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal. Sale went 17–10 with a 3.34 ERA and 233 strikeouts in a career-high 226 2/3 innings for Chicago last season. …

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Sep 30

Are the WINdians All In?

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Quite a year to be a cleveland sports fan. First, the Cavs winning the championship. A parade of a million people. Then a quiet chant of…”are the Indians next?”  Facebook pages were started in the name of the Tribe being champs. Would we jinx them? No. If anything they rose to the occasion. Who is …

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May 18

Army Lt. Col. surprises daughter on ceremonial first pitch

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There was a touching moment before tonight’s Red Sox/Rays game, as nine-year-old Alayna Adams threw out the ceremonial first pitch at Tropicana Field and was reunited with her dad in the process. Army Lt. Col. Will Adams, who had been stationed in Afghanistan for the past year, was actually behind the plate decked out in full …

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May 26

Benches clear at Fenway as Red Sox-Rays rivalry heats up

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Nothing like a good old Friday night battle in the American League East.

And when I say battle, I mean it almost literally.

Oh yes, the benches cleared in Boston on after Red Sox reliever Franklin Morales.drilled the Rays Luke Scott [...]

Nov 01

Just What Is Jed Hoyer’s Job With The Cubs, Anyway?

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The Chicago Cubs held a news conference Tuesday afternoon to introduce Jed Hoyer as “Executive Vice President and General Manager”. They also introduced Jason McLeod as “Senior Vice President, Scouting and Player Development”. Both men will report to Theo Epstein, who was named last week as Cubs “President of Baseball Operations”.

These men worked together for the Red[...]

Nov 07

More off-season cuts

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Despite the short amount of time since the end of the World Series, the baseball world is still turning as team’s are cutting down their rosters to make a run for the hot stove in December. Here’s a few players who survived the first day of cuts, but weren’l so lucky:
Bill Hall, UT; Felipe Lopez, 2B – Red Sox
Kevin Gregg, RP; Miguel Olivo, C – Blue Jays (after he was traded from the Rockies)
Edgar Renteria, [...]