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November 06, 2008 - 5:29 am
Executives and agents are starting to clear out of the St. Regis Monarch Hotel in Dana Point, preparing to go back into hibernation until the winter meetings. We'll offer final details from these meetings as they trickle in. An N.L. official suggested that the Marlins' interest in acquiring a...
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November 05, 2008 - 3:06 pm
DANA POINT, Calif.--A summary of information gleaned from Day 3 of the G.M. meetings: --The Red Sox view resolving their catching situation as their most immediate priority. The team met with Scott Boras today to discuss a number of free agents--both those who finished 2008 with the Sox and other...
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November 05, 2008 - 12:38 pm
DANA POINT, Calif. -- Dodgers' general manager Ned Colletti said at the General Managers Meeting that his organization would "probably not" be interested in pursuing free agent catcher Jason Varitek . LA has, however, made an offer to Manny Ramirez which would allow for the highest annual average...
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November 05, 2008 - 11:40 am
Agent Greg Genske, who represents CC Sabathia , says that he has not yet met with the Red Sox but that he anticipates meeting with the team to discuss all his clients. For obvious reasons, he had no intention of ruling out the Sox as a potential suitor for a player who could well glean a record-...
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November 05, 2008 - 10:48 am
Want a big-league catcher? The road goes through Texas. The Rangers have an enormous chip--four of them, in fact--in the form of what is easily the deepest major-league ready stable of catchers in baseball. That surplus takes the form of Jarrod Saltalamacchia , Taylor Teagarden, Gerald Laird and...
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November 05, 2008 - 9:54 am
DANA POINT, Calif.--The Red Sox have expressed some interest in left-handed pitcher Billy Traber as a means of improving organizational depth. Traber, who was briefly in the Sox system during the winter following the 2004 season and whom the Sox pursued last winter, had a 2-1 record and 3.40 ERA...
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November 05, 2008 - 7:11 am
Derek Lowe and Jason Varitek were both acquired by the Red Sox from the Mariners at the trading deadline in 1997, and the batterymates both played central roles in Boston's 2004 championship. Now, the two find themselves once again in a shared boat, namely a desire to stay with (for Varitek) or...
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November 05, 2008 - 5:23 am
Jason Bay's agents suggested that their client would be receptive to discussions of a long-term deal to remain in Boston beyond the 2009 season. Bay is due a salary of $7.5 million in 2009, the fourth and final year of an $18.25 million deal he inked with the Pirates prior to the 2006 season. Bay,...
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November 04, 2008 - 2:31 pm
Amidst reports the Braves have made a substantial offer to Junichi Tazawa--a pitcher who bypassed the draft in Japan in hopes of playing Major League Baseball--Boston G.M. Theo Epstein remained tight-lipped about his team's interest in the 22-year-old right-hander. "He's an employee of another...
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November 04, 2008 - 1:21 pm
DANA POINT, Calif. -- Both the Red Sox and Padres are denying a report earlier today in the Tacoma News-Tribune saying that the Sox are offering Coco Crisp for shortstop Khalil Greene . "Totally inaccurate," said San Diego general manager Kevin Tower s from the General Managers Meetings.
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