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10/20/2012 - 11:10pm
Source: Aviles going to Blue Jays as comp

According to a baseball source, Red Sox infielder Mike Aviles is slated to be sent to the Blue Jays as compensation for hiring John Farrell as the Sox' new manager. The Jays will still have to send a player or cash to the Red Sox to complete the deal. No party directly involved in the negotiations would confirm detail of the trade.

For more Red Sox news, go to the team page at weei.com/redsox.


10/20/2012 - 10:44pm
Source: Farrell hired as Red Sox manager

According to an industry source, the Red Sox have hired John Farrell to be their next manager. The agreement is for a three-year deal.

An announcement regarding compensation for Farrell, who still had one year remaining on his current deal to manage the Jays, will be announced in the coming days.

For more Red Sox news, go to the team page at weei.com/redsox.


10/20/2012 - 8:58pm
Green leads shorthanded C's past Knicks

In a game that was notable for who didn't play, Jeff Green scored 25 points on 10-for-16 shooting to go with 7 rebounds and Jason Terry added 22 to lead the Celtics past the Knicks 109-98 in preseason action in Albany, New York. 

Playing without Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Brandon Bass, the Celtics started Rajon Rondo, Courtney Lee, Green, Jared Sullinger and Jason Collins. Rondo had 13 points and 11 assists and Sullinger added 10 points and 8 rebounds. Rookie Kris Joseph also had a solid night with 10 points, 3 rebounds and 2 assists. Chris Wilcox, Avery Bradley and Darko Milicic did not play because of injury, while new addition Leandro Barbosa was also not in the lineup. 

The Knicks were also traveling light as they were without Carmelo Anthony, Amer'e Stoudemire, Tyson Chandler, JR Smith, Jason Kidd, Marcus Camby and Rasheed Wallace. Led by Chris Copeland, who scored 34 points, the Knicks built a 20-point lead before the C's...

10/20/2012 - 3:18pm
Pats add LB Tarpinian to 53-man roster

The Patriots announced Saturday they have signed linebacker Jeff Tarpinian from the practice squad to the 53-man roster today. To make room on the 53-man roster, the Patriots released offensive lineman Matt Tennant. Tarpinian, 25, made the New England 53-man roster last season after joining the team as a rookie free agent out of Iowa. The 6-foot-3, 240-pounder played in seven games with one start and finished with four defensive tackles and eight special teams tackles. He was placed on injured reserve with a head injury on Nov. 24, 2011. Tarpinian was released by the Patriots on Aug. 31 and signed to the practice squad on Sept. 1.

For more Patriots news, check out weei.com/patriots.

 


10/20/2012 - 7:25am
Magadan: Rangers made 'aggressive play'

Speaking just hours after accepting the hitting coaching job for the Texas Rangers, Dave Magadan explained that the Red Sox had expressed interest in bringing him back, but at the level to which the Rangers' exhibited.

"I think [the Red Sox] wanted to bring me back, but it just didn't work out," said Magadan by phone. "Texas made a really aggressive play for me. [The Red Sox] made an organizational decision not to go to that level regarding how much to compensate their hitting coach. That's fine. I don't have any qualms about that. They were professional enough to give me the opportunity to talk to other teams. A lot of other teams wouldn't have done that and I appreciate that completely. They could have very easily picked up my option, but they had my mine and my family's best interests at heart and allowed me to open up a new chapter in my coaching career."

The Red Sox had given Magadan a Friday deadline to make a decision...

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