John McDonald

November 06, 2015 - 11:47 am
Thinking out loud ... while wondering whatever happened to John McDonald ? -- Our friend Nick Cafardo at The Boston Globe mentioned last week that another friend, Jeremy Kapstein, recently was told his contract would not be renewed with the Boston Red Sox after 14 years as a senior adviser...
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January 09, 2015 - 10:12 am
Thinking out loud ... while wondering whatever happened to Nelson de la Rosa. -- The U.S. Olympic Committee's decision to select Boston as the potential host city for the 2024 Olympic Games is a stunner. I'm speechless. OK, not really. But it doesn't mean the Olympic Games are coming here. It means...
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Rob Bradford
January 16, 2014 - 6:36 am
Utility infielder John McDonald , who was acquired by the Red Sox on Aug. 31 to provide depth for the final month of the regular season, has agreed to a minor league deal with the Angels with an invitation to spring training, according to a major league source. McDonald, 39, will make $850,000 plus...
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September 03, 2013 - 9:47 am
New Red Sox utility infielder John McDonald joined Mut & Merloni on Tuesday afternoon to talk about his return to New England. McDonald, like Lou Merloni a former Providence College star, is a Connecticut native who has a home in Scituate. That made his acquisition by the Red Sox even more...
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Rob Bradford
August 31, 2013 - 5:49 pm
Four times. That'€™s how many occasions John McDonald has been traded this season, with his latest move coming Saturday night when the Red Sox dealt for the Providence College product just prior to the waiver trade deadline. '€œI'€™ve been getting closer to home, going from Arizona to...
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Scott McLaughlin
August 31, 2013 - 4:24 pm
The Red Sox have acquired veteran infielder John McDonald and cash considerations from Philadelphia in exchange for minor-league reliever Nefi Ogando , the team announced Saturday night. The 38-year-old McDonald is now in his 15th season in the majors. He has appeared in 45 games for three...
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