MLB trade rumors

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John Tomase
January 18, 2018 - 7:47 pm
Taking Mookie Betts to arbitration doesn't seem to be in anyone's best interests, but speaking at the Boston Baseball Writers Dinner on Thursday, Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski explained why the team is probably headed for a hearing with the All-Star outfielder. Betts is...
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J.D. Martinez
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John Tomase
December 13, 2017 - 1:34 pm
Scott Boras held court at baseball's winter meetings on Wednesday in Orlando and addressed a number of Red Sox subjects, including trade rumors involving Jackie Bradley, J.D. Martinez's defense, and the man ways Eric Hosmer can impact an organization. To wit . . . -- On what separates Martinez in...
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J.D. Martinez
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John Tomase
November 01, 2017 - 1:46 pm
If the Red Sox plan on making a run at slugging outfielder J.D. Martinez this winter, their pursuit probably just got more expensive. According to WEEI.com's Rob Bradford, Martinez has switched agencies, leaving Bob Garber and RMG Baseball for Scott Boras. Martinez is the best bat set to hit the...
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Addison Reed
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John Tomase
July 31, 2017 - 7:40 pm
Dave Dombrowski pulled a sheet of notebook paper from his left jacket pocket, unfolded it, and began counting off names until he got to 20. That's the number of right-handed relievers the Red Sox considered before acquiring Addison Reed from the Mets on Monday. The Red Sox were in on virtually...
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Addison Reed
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John Tomase
July 31, 2017 - 10:51 am
The Red Sox are about to get some relief help. The team has struck a deal with the Mets to acquire veteran reliever Addison Reed for a trio of prospects. The deal, which is pending the exchange of medicals, was first reported by Joel Sherman of the New York Post. Reed, 28, has 19 saves as Mets...
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Rick Osentoski-USA Today
John Hand
July 20, 2017 - 11:15 am
It’s hot stove season, therefore the rumors are flying. Today’s first rumor involves the Red Sox trying to address their need for another arm in their bullpen. Jon Morosi of MLB Network is reporting the Sox are interested in Tigers reliever Justin Wilson. The Astros and Brewers are also interested...
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