Justin Verlander

September 20, 2011 - 3:49 am
Welcome to Tuesday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . WHAT'S HAPPENING LOCALLY TUESDAY: MLB: Orioles at Red Sox , 7:10 p.m. (NESN; WEEI) AROUND THE WEB: '™¦ Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson , who...
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August 01, 2010 - 10:08 am
Although Saturday was the trade deadline, the Red Sox preferred to make their splashes on the field and not behind the scenes. Instead of making the hefty and helpful signings they're known for, the Sox decided to market a few players and relatively stick with what they've got, for now. That idea...
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February 05, 2010 - 10:10 am
It is now just under a year since the Red Sox gave Jon Lester the sort of deal that had no precedent. The Sox and Lester agreed on a five-year, $30 million deal that includes a $13 million option for the 2014 season. That deal represented a record in terms of guaranteed years (5) and dollars ($30...
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February 01, 2010 - 8:16 am
As Lou Merloni pointed out in this blog entry , both the Red Sox and Yankees struggled against a set of pitchers with arguably the best stuff in the American League . As Lou documents, Zack Greinke , Roy Halladay , Felix Hernandez , Justin Verlander , John Lackey and Matt Garza did not discriminate...
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