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.
1wDisgraced former NL MVP Ryan Braun, speaking with reporters in Milwaukee on Wednesday, said he met and made amends with Dino Laurenzi Jr., the sample collector Braun originally blamled for his failed drug test.
1wDavid Ortiz, who was voted the Red Sox' MVP by the Boston baseball writers for three straight years from 2004-06, completed his season of comeback by winning the award yet again.
1wThe Red Sox have plenty of options at starting pitching next season, and since the demand will be there, it could prompt them to make a trade this offseason.
1wThe final edition of a storied Turkey Day tradition between Mayor Menino and some of Boston's best athletes.
1wA new catcher is on top of Lou Merloni's holiday shopping list for the Red Sox, following by outfield help and another bullpen arm.
1wDan Shaughnessy joins Gary Tanguay and Lou Merloni to discuss somebody in the BBWAA selling their Hall of Fame vote.
1wHere's your wakeup call -- a combination of newsworthy and/or interesting tidbits -- for Wednesday, November 27.