New Red Sox catcher A.J. Pierzynski tells reporters on a conference call that former teammates had encouraged him to come to Boston and says he's "just trying to fit in" to the clubhouse.
Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington says he knew there was a chance Jacoby Ellsbury would sign with the Yankees, because there was a 'range' the Sox weren't willing to go beyond.
2wHere's your wakeup call -- a combination of newsworthy and/or interesting tidbits -- for Friday, November 15.
2wSteve Buckley joins Uno Sports Tonight to discuss his opinions of GM Ben Cherington's long -term plans for the Red Sox.
2wAccording to ESPN's Buster Olney, Mike Napoli's old team, the Texas Rangers, will likely be the Red Sox biggest competitor for the free agent.
2wFormer Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein, now Cubs GM, says of the Sox's 2013 world championship that his "overriding emotion is joy" for his friends in the Boston front office.
2wThe Detroit Tigers' Miguel Cabrera wins the American League Most Valuable Player award for the second year in a row, while the Pittsburgh Pirates Andrew McCutchen wins the NL honor.
2wCSNNE.com Red Sox insider Sean McAdam the Stephen Drew era in Boston might not be over yet.
2wMLB took the first vote in a two-step process Thursday, unanimously approving funding for expanded instant replay in 2014. They plan to approve the new rules when they meet Jan. 16.