Ben Cherington

Zeke Spruill was acquired by the Red Sox from the Diamondbacks on Friday. (Brace Hemmelgarn/Getty Images)
Ryan Hannable
December 12, 2014 - 4:34 pm
After agreeing to a trade with the Diamondbacks, reportedly on Wednesday night for left-handed starter Wade Miley, the two teams were not done there. Friday it was announced the Red Sox acquired Arizona right-handed reliever Zeke Spruill in exchange for minor league right-handed pitcher Myles Smith...
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Ben Cherington
Rob Bradford
December 11, 2014 - 8:59 am
SAN DIEGO -- The only thing that could stop Ben Cherington's activity at the winter meetings? The plea over his plane's loudspeaker to power down all electronic devices. The Red Sox general manager punctuated his stay at the Manchester Hyatt with a flurry of pitching acquisitions, although...
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December 10, 2014 - 12:24 pm
SAN DIEGO -- Ben Cherington's 30-minute media session at the winter meetings on Wednesday morning served two purposes. The Red Sox GM both articulated his view of the negotiations that took place between his team and Jon Lester (both about an extension in spring training and a free agent contract...
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December 10, 2014 - 10:54 am
SAN DIEGO -- As the Cubs celebrate the arrival of their ace in Jon Lester , the Red Sox are left to answer for how it came to this -- how a pitcher who expressed a desire to spend his career in Boston, even if it meant a hometown discount, ended up heading elsewhere. Looming over that postmortem is...
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Ben Cherington
December 03, 2014 - 11:21 am
Red Sox GM Ben Cherington, in an interview on SiriusXM's MLB Network Radio , said that the Red Sox remain unsure of the means by which they'll round out their 2015 rotation, but the team is confident in its ultimate ability to put together a group that will have aspirations to win the division next...
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Ben Cherington
November 26, 2014 - 5:13 am
Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington joined Dennis & Callahan on Wednesday to discuss Boston'€™s most recent offseason acquisitions. To hear the segment, go to the Dennis & Callahan audio on demand page . With the Red Sox ' signings of Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez , outfielder...
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Ben Cherington
Rob Bradford
November 12, 2014 - 12:53 pm
PHOENIX - One of the biggest names of this offseason is now off the board with Victor Martinez having reportedly agreed to re-sign with the Tigers. Similar news about Red Sox offseason moves is not likely in the coming days. GM Ben Cherington said that he "would not expect" the Red Sox to sign...
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Andrew Miller
Rob Bradford
November 12, 2014 - 12:26 pm
PHOENIX -- GM Ben Cherington said that the Red Sox have some interest in the idea of a reunion with left-handed reliever Andrew Miller . In some ways, the 29-year-old seems like an unlikely fit to come back given that some teams might want him to close, and give him money typically conferred upon...
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Deven Marrero
Rob Bradford
November 11, 2014 - 1:01 pm
PHOENIX -- Whether by coincidence or design, Deven Marrero talk seems to be gaining steam with each passing day at the general managers' meetings. With Marrero excelling in the Arizona Fall League -- hitting .333 with a .446 on-base percentage as of Tuesday -- Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington...
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Yoenis Cespedes
Ryan Hannable
October 30, 2014 - 4:56 pm
It has been an interesting week for all things related to Yoenis Cespedes. A report in the N.Y. Daily News came out saying with Cespedes switching agents to Roc Nation, that "increased" the chances of the Red Sox trading him this offseason with Roc Nation, like it did with Robinson Cano , seeking a...
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