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Sunday Mail: A few parting thoughts on Ryan Dempster’s surprising goodbye – Boston.com

Boston.comSo much for that. While many of the Red Sox regulars are already in Fort Myers, raring to begin their title defense, the official workouts haven’t formally begun. And already we have some surprising and eventful news. Ryan Dempster, the innings-devouring …Red Sox can deal with loss of Ryan DempsterBoston GlobeDempster’s exit adds flexibilityBoston HeraldBoston’s […]

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Red Sox React To Ryan Dempster’s Decision To Sit Out 2014 Season (Video) – NESN.com

NESN.comRyan Dempster brought a lot of intangibles to the Boston Red Sox, and after announcing his decision to sit out the 2014 season, his teammates reflected on how much they’ll miss what he brings to the clubhouse. Valued even more than his contributions on …Ryan Dempster decides not to pitch this seasonBoston GlobeRyan Dempster to […]

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Red Sox starter Ryan Dempster says he won’t play in 2014 – SI.com

SI.comRyan Dempster went 8-9 with a 4.57 ERA in his first and only season with the Red Sox in 2013. Brad Mangin/Getty Images. FORT MYERS, Fla. — Boston Red Sox right-hander Ryan Dempster plans to take this season off, a decision that surprised teammates …Ryan Dempster: ‘I definitely won’t be playing this season’SportingNews.comRyan Dempster decides […]

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Nation & world: Grady Sizemore returns to majors with Red Sox – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Free PressBaseball: The Oakland A’s further bolstered their pitching staff, agreeing with free-agent lefty Eric O’Flaherty on a $7-million, two-year contract. O’Flaherty, 28, sustained a tear in his pitching elbow last season with Atlanta. He went 3-0 with a 2.50 ERA before …Grady Sizemore, Jackie Bradley Jr. Will Compete During Red Sox Spring TrainingNESN.comRed […]

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Red Sox sign Grady Sizemore to one-year deal – Boston.com

Boston.comThe Red Sox have signed Grady Sizemore, the former Cleveland Indians center fielder who hasn’t played in the major leagues since 2011. The 31-year-old Sizemore signed for a base salary of $750,000. He could earn up to $6 million. If healthy, Sizemore …Red Sox agree to one-year deal with Grady SizemoreCBSSports.comRed Sox sign SizemoreMiamiHerald.comFormer Indians […]

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This day in history: Red Sox agree to send Babe Ruth to Yankees – FanSided

FanSidedNov 2, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Fans cheer as the duck boats carrying the Boston Red Sox players drive down Boylston Street during the World Series parade and celebration. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports. Back on December 26 of …Long Forgotten: A Last-Place Finish, and RazorsNew York TimesFollowing the flags: Tracking Patriots penalties for […]

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Red Sox trade Franklin Morales to Rockies for Jonathan Herrera – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDENVER (AP) — The Colorado Rockies have reacquired left-hander Franklin Morales from the Boston Red Sox for versatile infielder Jonathan Herrera. It was the second trade the Rockies orchestrated on Wednesday. They also picked up outfielder Drew …Rockies re-acquire Morales from Red Sox for HerreraKansas City StarRed Sox trade Franklin Morales, minor leaguer to […]

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Sources: Red Sox sign free agent reliever Edward Mujica – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldSt. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Edward Mujica, left, and catcher Tony Cruz celebrate following the Cardinals’ 5-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers in a baseball game on Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, in St. Louis. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson). 1. Thursday …Red Sox agree to terms with Edward Mujica on 2-year dealCBSSports.comReport: Mujica signs with […]

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Source: Mariners going after Robinson Cano ‘guns-a-blazing’ – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsBe a Yankee legend or a baseball legend? That, according to a baseball source, is the pitch the Mariners made to Robinson Cano’s agents last week when Cano’s reps traveled to Seattle for a meeting that clearly opens up a potential landing spot for the …MLB rumors: Robinson Cano to Mariners?SportingNews.comYankees uniform […]

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Jacoby Ellsbury was never soft, but deal with Yankees proves he was a mercenary – Boston.com

Boston.comThere have been two longstanding narratives attached to Jacoby Ellsbury, the two-time Red Sox champion and filthy-rich new Yankee. The first is that he is, to use a gentler synonym than you might hear on sports radio, soft. That one is pure nonsense. Always …Bronx bombshell: Jacoby Ellsbury to YankeesBoston HeraldMcCann and Ellsbury are a […]

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Catcher AJ Pierzynski agrees to deal with champion Red Sox – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comVeteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski has agreed to a deal with the World Series champion Boston Red Sox, according to sources. The Red Sox needed a veteran to catch their championship team, and ultimately they liked the idea of a Pierzynski, an excellent …Sources: Saltalamacchia unlikely to returnBoston.comReports: Red Sox & catcher AJ Pierzynski agree to […]