Matt Kemp

July 31, 2014 - 3:12 am
Dodgers GM Ned Colletti told reporters that while his team is in the market for starting pitching -- presumably including either Red Sox starters Jon Lester or John Lackey -- he had no designs of moving any of the team's top prospects: outfielder Joc Pederson , shortstop Corey Seager and pitcher...
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Rob Bradford
July 28, 2014 - 4:04 pm
According to multiple major league sources, it looks as though the Red Sox ' decision whether or not to trade Jon Lester most likely will be made close to the 4 p.m. July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, with the likelihood of a deal gaining momentum. The sources paint the picture of multiple options...
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July 28, 2014 - 11:10 am
ESPN baseball writer Tim Kurkjian joined Middays with MFB Monday afternoon to discuss trade rumors surrounding Jon Lester , Koji Uehara and other Red Sox players. To listen to the interview, go to the MFB audio on demand page . Trade rumors linking Lester to the Dodgers have quickly emerged as one...
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Rob Bradford
June 22, 2014 - 8:14 pm
According to a major league source, there is "nothing going on" regarding the Red Sox and a possible acquisition of Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp . There had been reports that the Sox were heavily scouting Los Angeles, with Kemp as a potential target. But while the Red Sox continue to explore...
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December 11, 2013 - 8:26 am
ESPN's Buster Olney checked in with Mut & Merloni on Wednesday from the MLB winter meetings in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., to discuss baseball's offeseason. Stephen Drew remains unsigned after turning down the Red Sox ' one-year qualifying offer. Olney said it appears unlikely that the Yankees or...
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December 10, 2013 - 7:30 am
ESPN baseball writer Tim Kurkjian joined Mut & Merloni at the winter meetings in Orlando and talked about the Red Sox ' approach to the offseason. The Red Sox lost center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury via free agency to the Yankees , and there's been speculation that youngster Jackie Bradley Jr. will...
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July 24, 2013 - 3:59 am
Welcome to Wednesday'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 . WEDNESDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: MLB: Rays at Red Sox , 7:10 p.m. (NESN, ESPN; WEEI-FM) WNBA: Chicago Sky at Washington Mystics, 11:30 a.m. (NBA TV)...
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May 21, 2013 - 9:15 am
Thunder star Kevin Durant has donated $1 million to aid victims of the tornado that struck the Oklahoma City area Monday, the Red Cross of Oklahoma announced via a tweet. The city of Moore, Okla., which was hardest hit Monday, is about 11 miles south of Oklahoma City. Durant, who made $17 million...
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April 05, 2012 - 1:15 am
After the sharp sting of the 2011 season, the number of major changes made to the organization in the offseason and all the eager hours of anticipation, the Red Sox will take back to the field as they kick off their 2012 season Thursday against the Tigers in Detroit. Both teams will look to get...
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November 16, 2010 - 5:55 am
The Braves are in the market for a big bat in the middle of their lineup, and they are more likely to explore the trade market than free agenc y. Among the names listed as possible targets are Tampa Bay's B.J. Upton , Los Angeles Dodger Matt Kemp and the Cardinals' Colby Rasmus . The Braves have...
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