Red Sox rumors

Roberto Osuna
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John Tomase
July 30, 2018 - 12:33 pm
Blue Jays closer Roberto Osuna, a 2017 All-Star, is reportedly on the trade market . The Red Sox should stay far, far away. While the 23-year-old checks a lot of boxes from a baseball perspective -- he owns over 100 career save, remains under team control through 2021, and represents a possible...
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John Tomase
July 13, 2018 - 12:31 pm
The list of Red Sox needs prior to the trade deadline goes something like this: reliever, second baseman, reliever, reliever, reliever, backup catcher. But here's a useful item missing from that shopping cart: right-handed starter. The American League is essentially a three-team race between the...
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John Tomase
March 20, 2018 - 12:29 pm
With more infielders than spots on the Red Sox roster, something has to give. According to a report, it could be either Brock Holt or Deven Marrero. Per Sean McAdam of Boston Sports Journal , the Red Sox are shopping the two infielders. Marrero is out of options and would likely be claimed by a...
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Edwin Encarnacion
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John Tomase
February 07, 2018 - 1:43 pm
The Red Sox haven't spent the winter sitting around waiting for J.D. Martinez to decide whether or not to accept their five-year, $125 million offer. They've been seeking contingencies. Among them: Indians slugger Edwin Encarnacion. According to USA Today's Bob Nightengale , the Red Sox and Indians...
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Hanley Ramirez
John Tomase
March 02, 2017 - 5:28 am
Hanley Ramirez won't be playing in the World Baseball Classic after all. The Red Sox first baseman/DH, who has been limited by a shoulder this spring, withdrew from the tournament on Thursday, Red Sox manager John Farrell said. Ramirez had been booked to leave later that day, but instead will...
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