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John Tomase
December 06, 2018 - 5:49 pm
The Red Sox officially announced Nathan Eovaldi's four-year contract on Thursday night, welcoming back into the fold their most unlikely postseason hero. Eovaldi's deal is reportedly worth $67.5 million. "We’re very happy to have Nathan back with us," president of baseball operations Dave...
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David Price
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John Tomase
December 06, 2018 - 4:15 pm
David Price is excited to see Nathan Eovaldi remaining in a Red Sox uniform after the starter signed a four-year, $67.5 million deal. But he also likes giving him grief about Fortnite. Price posted a photo to Instagram on Thursday of himself and Eovaldi on a duck boat during the World Series parade...
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John Tomase
December 05, 2018 - 8:43 pm
The Red Sox are reportedly nearing a deal with free agent right-hander Nathan Eovaldi on a four-year contract that could be worth nearly $70 million. Robert Murray of the Athletic reported that the Red Sox and Eovaldi were getting serious, while Fancred’s Jon Heyman added that the deal was rumored...
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Ryan Hannable
December 05, 2018 - 2:40 pm
In case you don't remember, Alex Rodriguez was almost a member of the Red Sox. In 2003, the MLB players union rejected a trade between the Red Sox and Rangers because of all the money Rodriguez was going to give up and he remained in Texas before he was traded to the Yankees. Appearing on Barstool...
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Patrick Corbin
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John Tomase
December 04, 2018 - 4:58 pm
The good news is the Yankees won't be getting Patrick Corbin. The bad news is this means they might turn their sights on Nathan Eovaldi. Corbin, a two-time All-Star left-hander in Arizona, agreed to a six-year, $140 million contract, according to the Washington Post. He'll join a rotation that...
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Alex Reimer
December 04, 2018 - 2:54 pm
Red Sox president Sam Kennedy, who touts the team’s inclusive ideals, says visiting the architect of the Muslim Travel Ban and the biggest proponent of the Border Wall for a celebratory White House trip isn’t political. In an interview with “Dale & Keefe” Tuesday, Kennedy explained why the Red...
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John Tomase
December 04, 2018 - 9:58 am
The Red Sox have decided to accept a White House invitation, which is their right. After all, America remains a democracy, at least until the shrugging emoji on my doomsday clock stretches his arms over his head. We had a good run. I can’t say I’m surprised. Baseball remains the most vanilla sport...
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David Robertson
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John Tomase
December 02, 2018 - 10:21 am
The Red Sox could be in the market for a pair of Yankees relievers in free agency, according to the New York Post. Both right-hander David Robertson and left-hander Zach Britton are on Boston's radar, per the report : When asked about Robertson, who has a house in Rhode Island, landing a three-year...
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Blake Parker
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John Tomase
December 01, 2018 - 1:46 pm
Baseball’s non-tender deadline came and went on Friday and the Red Sox didn’t make anyone available, instead agreeing to a one-year contract with reliever Tyler Thornburg. Roughly three dozen players were set free, however, and one of them may end up being of interest to the Red Sox, who hit it big...
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Ryan Hannable
November 30, 2018 - 3:42 pm
The Red Sox and Astros met in this year's ALCS and now they may be competing again this offseason when it comes to landing free agent right-hander Nathan Eovaldi. According to MLB.com's Mark Feinsand , Eovaldi's market is "heating up." The Red Sox and Astros are said to be the leading contenders,...
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