trade

June 16, 2014 - 5:25 am
Red Sox pitcher Jon Lester joined Rob Bradford on The Bradfo Show podcast to talk about the possibility of getting traded, as well as the mindset needed to handle the constant threat of being dealt to another team. To listen to the interview, go to The Bradfo Show audio on demand page . Despite a...
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October 10, 2013 - 9:26 am
Amid speculation that future Hall of Fame tight end Tony Gonzalez  would be traded to a contender after the Falcons' struggles this season, Atlanta coach Mike Smith t old ESPN.com on Wednesday that the assertion that the team would want to trade such a crucial part of the team's offensive unit...
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June 19, 2013 - 4:42 pm
The Red Sox claimed a doubleheader sweep against the Rays on Tuesday, yet there remained an element of uneasiness to the team's victory in the nightcap. While a ninth-inning walkoff from Jonny Gomes gave the Sox a 3-1 win the Game 2, the blown save by Andrew Bailey in the top of the ninth offered...
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February 27, 2013 - 7:18 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The proximity is fascinating. On one end of the row of pitchers in the Red Sox clubhouse in Fort Myers sits Allen Webster , the quiet, rocket-armed prospect who has been opening eyes in the early stages of spring. Near the other end of that same row is Ryan Dempster , the...
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July 05, 2012 - 12:15 am
The Lakers have obtained 38-year-old point guard Steve Nash in a sign-and-trade worked out by the former member of the Phoenix Suns . In the deal, the Suns will obtain four draft picks -- first-rounders in 2013 and 2015 and second-rounders in '13 and '14. Nash will receive a three-year deal worth...
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February 22, 2011 - 9:59 am
Wake up with the Celtics and your daily dose of Irish Coffee '€¦ As details of the trade that sent Carmelo Anthony to the Knicks from the Nuggets in a deal that involved 15 current and future NBA players leaked to the media, the man who led Syracuse University to the 2003 NCAA title as an 18-...
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August 25, 2009 - 10:22 am
WEEI.com has confirmed reports that the Red Sox acquired left-handed reliever Billy Wagner from the Mets in exchange for two players to be named later. The Sox were awarded a waiver claim on Wagner, who has 385 career saves, on Friday. The two teams had until Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. to work out a deal...
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July 13, 2009 - 9:59 am
ST. LOUIS '€“ Looking back to his days as a pup on the diamond for the Red Sox '€“ back in the Gulf Coast League , in Sarasota, in Portland '€“ Hanley Ramirez is not surprised by anything that has happened to him in his major-league career, save for one thing. '€œGetting traded. I never...
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November 19, 2008 - 4:34 am
The Red Sox used a position of surplus to achieve greater flexibility in their pitching staff, trading centerfielder Coco Crisp to the Royals for reliever Ramon Ramirez . Crisp, who was part of a four-man outfield rotation with the Sox, will now fulfill his desire to be an everyday centerfielder,...
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