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Bagwell, Raines, Ivan Rodriguez elected to Hall of Fame
Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan Rodriguez were elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Wednesday
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Sam Travis among nine non-roster invitees added to Red Sox spring training roster
The Red Sox have a total of 15 non-roster spring training invitees after adding nine on Wednesday.
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CSN CHICAGO: Lester's White House absence due to death in family, not political statement
Jon Lester, who visited the White House with the Red Sox in 2014, missed Monday's ceremony with the Cubs because of a death in the family.
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Which Sox and Yanks HOF candidates deserve the nod in 2017?
Of the 34 players on the 2017 Hall of Fame ballot, 19 are tied to the Red Sox or New York Yankees. Who deserves a nod this year?
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Red Sox avoid arbitration with Bogaerts, Holt with 1-year deals
Shortstop Xander Bogaerts, utilityman Brock Holt, pitchers Joe Kelly, Robbie Ross Jr., Tyler Thornburgh and catcher Sandy Leon agreed to one-year deals with the Red Sox.   
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Report: Bradley Jr. avoids arbitration, agrees to 1-year, $3.6M deal with Red Sox
Red Sox center fielder Jackie Bradley avoided arbitration and agreed to a one-year, $3.6 million deal with the team, ESPN reports. 
Yoan Moncada of the Boston Red Sox
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CSN CHICAGO: Moncada has own ‘expectations’ after Sale trade
Yoan Moncada wants the White Sox to look good for making him the centerpiece of the Chris Sale trade.
John Farrell Mookie Betts
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Betts, Porcello recipients of 2016 Negro League Baseball Museum Legacy Awards
Although he got snubbed in the AL MVP voting, Mookie Betts took home another award for his outstanding play in 2016. 
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Friar: Rodriguez may be wrong man out of rotation
Dave Dombrowski says Steven Wright and Drew Pomeranz will be Red Sox starters. But they might be better with Eduardo Rodriguez in the mix.
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Manny Ramirez to play professionally in Japan
Manny's being Manny again, but this time he's giving it another go in Japan.
Chris Sale traded to Red Sox
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Bean: This kind of Sale can be a good buy
Trading a boatload of prospects for Chris Sale has some Red Sox fans worried. But which prospects are traded makes all the difference.
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No trade imbalance for Sox in prospects-for-vets deals
What's the difference between trading your best prospect and your second-best prospect? Your third vs. your fourth? Past Red Sox...
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Do the Red Sox have the best outfield in baseball?
Mookie Betts, Jackie Bradley Jr. and Andrew Benintendi have barged into the "Best Outfield in Baseball" conversation.
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20 Under 25 Rankings: #18 - Blake Swihart
Blake Swihart has yet to live up to expectations, and needs to take advantage of whatever chances come his way in 2017.
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20 Under 25 Rankings: #14 - Eduardo Rodriguez
Injuries, and concerns about his mental makeup, has Eduardo Rodriguez facing big questions entering the 2017 season.
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20 Under 25 Rankings: #4 - Andrew Benintendi
Andrew Benintendi still has to show he can maintain his 2016 level of play over a full season, but all signs show he’s up for the task
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20 Under 25 Rankings: #2 - Xander Bogaerts
He's streaky and he's slow to adjust . . . but Xander Bogaerts has the talent to be an All-Star shortstop for years to come.
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20 Under 25 Rankings: #1 - Mookie Betts
Move over, Tom Brady. Mookie Betts has the potential to become the face of Boston sports when Brady finally steps aside.
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Report: Red Sox LHP Eduardo Rodriguez progressing with knee injury
Red Sox left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez, who injured his knee last week, is walking without pain and expected to be ready for spring training, the Boston Globe reports.
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VIDEO: Is David Price miserable in Boston?
Marc Bertrand explains why he does not think David Price will have a bounce back season in 2017 because he just does not like it...
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Report: Rodriguez reinjures knee; Red Sox call it not serious
The Boston Globe reports Eduardo Rodriguez has reinjured his right knee, but Dave Dombrowski says 'it doesn't appear to be anything serious'.
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Report: Red Sox interested in ex-Twins infielder Trevor Plouffe
According to the Boston Herald, the Red Sox may use Plouffe as a compliment to first baseman Mitch Moreland and third baseman Pablo Sandoval.
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Merloni: Indians should be A.L. favorites with Edwin Encarnacion
Lou Merloni believes with the recent signing of Edwin Encarnacion, the Cleveland Inidans should be the American League favorites to head to the World Series.
Reports: Encarnacion signs with Indians
After an offseason of apparent disinterest from the Red Sox, Edwin Encarnacion has agreed to a deal with the Cleveland Indians. 
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Is Panda doing too much on social media?
David Price received a heavy sum of criticism for his presence on social media in his first year with the Red Sox, but the return of Pablo Sandoval make direct the spotlight away from
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McAdam: It's all about the money
With the subtraction of Clay Buchholz's salary, the Red Sox payroll obligations for 2017 could fall just under the $195 million threshold.
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Red Sox get non-prospect from Phillies in return for Buchholz
Clay Buchholz is done in Boston. Before you get excited about Tuesday's trade, you might want to see what the Red Sox got back. 
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Report: Brad Ziegler gets $16 million, 2-year deal with Marlins
Brad Ziegler reportedly agrees to a $16 million, two-year contract with the Miami Marlins, who added their second former Boston Red Sox reliever in as many days.
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Brandon Workman, Red Sox reach 1-year deal for $635,000
Right-hander Brandon Workman and the Boston Red Sox have reached agreement on a one-year contract for $635,000.
Pablo Sandoval
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Thinner Sandoval posts progress in gym on Instagram
Pablo Sandoval is clearly trying to put last spring training's mess behind him. 
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Report: Ex-Sox reliever Tazawa agrees to two-year deal with Marlins
Former Red Sox reliever Junichi Tazawa has reportedly agreed to a $12 million, two-year contract with the Miami Marlins.
Bobby Valentine managed the Boston Red Sox to a disastrous last-place finish in 2012.
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Valentine: Talk of Japan ambassadorship is 'just speculation'
Ex-Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine says he's 'honored' to be considered for the post as U.S. ambassador to Japan, but downplays talk of a potential appointment.
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CSN CHICAGO: Eaton has only 1976 throwback jersey Sale didn't destroy
Adam Eaton, who was traded to the Nationals in exchange for three pitching prospects last week, said he wasn't going to take sides when the incident happened
20 Under 25
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Which Red Sox player will be the highest rated in CSN's "20 Under 25" rankings?
The Boston Red Sox have the deepest pool of talent represented in this year's "20 Under 25" list. Who gets your vote?
Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine with Kevin Youkilis in 2012.
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Youkilis weighs in on Valentine possibly being Japan ambassador
“Looks like I won’t be able to visit Japan for the next 4 years,” ex-Red Sox star Kevin Youkilis tweets about his old manager.
Bobby Valentine managed the Boston Red Sox to a disastrous last-place finish in 2012.
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Report: Bobby Valentine could be Trump’s US ambassador to Japan
Ex-Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine is on the short list of candidates to be US ambassador to Japan in President Donald Trump’s administration, according to a WEEI.com report.  
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Sandoval: I got lazy after signing big contract with Red Sox
Pablo Sandoval admits to being 'complacent' after signing a five-year, $95 million contract with the Red Sox, and vows to redeem himself in the years ahead.
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Tanguay: Could Red Sox ownership be going for it now, then sell the team?
Could John Henry sell ownership of the Boston Red Sox anytime soon, or does he want to keep winning?  Shaughnessy, Merloni, and Tanguay debate.
Boston Red Sox reliever Koji Uehara signals for the medical staff after injuring his pectoral muscle
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Reports: Uehara agrees to one-year, $4.5 million deal with Cubs
Former Red Sox closer Koji Uehara has reportedly agreed to a one-year, $4.5 million deal with the World Series champion Chicago Cubs.
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Mitch Moreland fancies himself an ideal fit with Red Sox
Mitch Moreland thinks his numbers and attitude make him the type of player that will thrive in Boston. 
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Red Sox make Mitch Moreland signing official
The Red Sox officially announced the signing of first baseman Mitch Moreland Thursday.
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Dombrowski knows ‘winning the winter’ isn’t the ultimate goal
The Red Sox were the talk of the Winter Meetings, but Dave Dombrowski says, “In the winter time, winning doesn’t really mean anything.”
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Red Sox re-acquire INF Rutledge in Rule 5 draft
Looking to bolster their bench, the Red Sox pick up utility infielder Josh Rutledge, who spent parts of two seasons with them. 
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Need a reminder all prospects don’t hit? Happy anniversary, Andy Marte trade
The Red Sox traded a great prospect this week. Thursday is the anniversary of them trading for a great bust. 
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Report: Chapman, Yanks reach agreement on five-year, $86 million deal
Aroldis Chapman reaches agreement to return to the New York Yankees with the highest-priced contract ever for a relief pitcher, an $86 million deal for five years.
Yoan Moncada of the Boston Red Sox
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CSN CHICAGO: Moncada 'thrilled' to reunite with Abreu on White Sox
Yoan Moncada and Jose Abreu were teammates in 2012 when they played for Cienfuegos in Cuba, and now they'll be in the same dugout once again.
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Red Sox notes: Sox did their homework researching Sale's character
For either a big free agent or trade acquisition, clubs want to know everything they can about the individual. New Red Sox starter Chris Sale passes that test for the Red Sox.
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Red Sox 'not going to rush' to trade pitching depth after acquiring Sale
The addition of Chris Sale to the Red Sox' rotation has created a rare glut of starting pitchers, including seven with major league experience.
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Felger: Sale needs to harness his crazy
The Red Sox need a little attitude in their starting rotation. Chris Sale just needs to make sure he uses it for good. 
Chris Sale traded to Red Sox
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With trade rumors finally over, Sale shifts attention to dominating in Boston
Chris Sale felt like "the monkey in the middle" in recent years. Now he's at the front of a rotation that could make a World Series push. 
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Merloni: We won't know how Chris Sale handles Boston until he struggles
Mike Felger, Lou Merloni, and Tim Britton discuss how pitcher Chris Sale fits in Boston, on and off the field.
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Britton: Red Sox not a team that needs to replenish major league talent
Tim Britton joins Mike Felger and Lou Merloni to debate if Dave Dombrowski and the Red Sox "Win Now" approach makes sense.
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Britton: Concern is, will Sandoval be a defensive nightmare again?
Mike Felger, Lou Merloni, and Tim Britton discuss the amount of faith the Red Sox are putting in Pablo Sandoval to return as a good player after missing majority of 2016 season.
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McAdam: With Sale's arrival, Sox set to ship out other starting pitchers
Even after making three big moves Tuesday, Dave Dombrowski still has moves to make with seven starting pitchers now on the Red Sox roster.
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Big Papi: 'My boy Sale to Boston? You guys got me thinking . . . '
With the Red Sox getting a new frontline starting pitcher, David Ortiz took to Instagram to weigh in on Dave Dombrowski's big move.
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Merloni: Sox not trading away future, they’re building on it
Lou Merloni, Chris Gasper, and Gary Tanguay debate whether the Chris Sale trade by the Red Sox was worth losing most of their top prospects.
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Felger: Probably another side to this Chris Sale trade
Mike Felger thinks there is another side to the Red Sox trade for Chris Sale that could be similar to Dave Dombrowski's actions in Detroit.
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McAdam: Dombrowski went full-on and fill-in to make trade for Sale
Trenni Kusnierek and Sean McAdam are down in Maryland for the MLB Winter Meetings and discuss the Red Sox blockbuster trade for pitcher Chris Sale, and the new depth in the bullpen.
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Yanks GM: Red Sox 'like the Golden State Warriors of baseball'
After the Red Sox acquired Chris Sale, Brian Cashman compares them to the NBA's super team.
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McAdam: Let's not set the bar too high for Pablo Sandoval
Sean McAdam and Trenni Kusnierek discuss the level of confidence the Red Sox should have in 3B Pablo Sandoval for the upcoming season.
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Red Sox sign Mitch Moreland for one year
The Red Sox have agreed on a one-year deal $5.5 million contract with Mitch Moreland.
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Dombrowski on trading top prospects: 'You go for it'
Dave Dombrowski wasn't afraid to trade the best prospect in baseball, and he explained why.
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McAdam: Red Sox make blockbuster deal for Chris Sale
Trenni Kusnierek and Sean McAdam breakdown the blockbuster trade for the Boston Red Sox with the acquisition of lefty starter Chris Sale for top prospects Yoan Moncada, Michael Kopech
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Bob Nightengale: Chris Sale will thrive in Boston
USA Today MLB Insider Bob Nightengale talks with Trenni Kusnierek and Sean McAdam about the Red Sox acquisition of Chris Sale.
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Bob Nightengale: Red Sox are now prohibitive favorites in A.L.
USA Today MLB writer Bob Nightengale talks with Trenni Kusnierek and Sean McAdam about the Red Sox now becoming the prohibitive favorite in the American League with the trade for Chri
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Mike Lowell: Chris Sale and David Price will complement each other
Former Red Sox third baseman Mike Lowell joins Trenni Kusnierek at the Winter Meetings in Washington, D.C. to discuss the Red Sox acquiring Chris Sale from the White Sox.
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Chuck Garfien: Red Sox are getting an ace-and-a half in Chris Sale
CSN Chicago White Sox reporter Chuck Garfien talks with Trenni Kusnierek about what the Red Sox are getting in Chris Sale.
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A farewell to the many prospects Dave Dombrowski traded Tuesday
The only "promise" Dave Dombrowski cares about is the promise that he'll trade all your prospects. 
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McAdam: For Dombrowski and Red Sox, the future is now
Dave Dombrowski arrived with a mandate to make the Red Sox winners again. Getting Chris Sale means the pressure is on to win . . . now.
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Players, analysts weigh in on Chris Sale trade
The Red Sox' blockbuster trade for Chris Sale yielded plenty of reaction Tuesday. 
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WATCH: McAdam and Kusnierek discuss Chris Sale deal
CSN's Sean McAdam and Trenni Kusnierek analyze the Red Sox' blockbuster trade for White Sox ace left-hander Chris Sale.
Chris Sale traded to Red Sox
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Report: Red Sox acquire Chris Sale
Dave Dombrowski, who acquired the two biggest pitchers in last offseason's trade/free-agent market, has done it again by dealing for White Sox ace Chris Sale.
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Report: 1B Moreland 'could be on the cusp' of signing with Sox
According to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Mitch Moreland is nearing a deal with the Red Sox.
Red Sox acquire Tyler Thornburg
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Red Sox trade Shaw, prospects for reliever Thornburg
According to multiple reports, the Red Sox have traded infielder Travis Shaw and two minor-leaguers to the Milwaukee Brewers for righthander Tyler Thornburg.
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New photo surfaces of noticeably thinner Pablo Sandoval
When it comes to Pablo Sandoval and his weight, a picture is worth a thousand words.
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Sox taking stricter luxury tax penalties into consideration this offseason
The newly agreed upon Major League Baseball collective bargaining agreement features higher taxes and additional penalties for exceeding the competitive balance threshold
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Red Sox exercise 2018 option on John Farrell's contract
There'll be no manager's controversy on the Red Sox next year . . . except for those who don't like John Farrell.
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Market for Encarnacion is shrinking, yet Red Sox still don't seem interested
Edwin Encarnacion's asking price, and the fact that he would cost a first-round draft choice, has teams shying away . . . including the Red Sox.
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Boomer Esiason witnessed Pete Rose hire people to sign autographs
Boomer Esiason tells Toucher...
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Report: Red Sox eye ex-Oriole Pedro Alvarez for DH slot
With Carlos Beltran and Matt Holliday off the market and Edwin Encarnacion asking for too lucrative a contract, the Red Sox may turn to a lower-priced option at DH.
David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox in the 2016 ALDS
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What realistic options do Sox have to replace Ortiz?
Jason Mastrodonato joins Sports Sunday to discuss what realistic options the Boston Red Sox have to replace David Ortiz next season.
Andrew Benintendi, Jackie Bradley Jr. and Mookie Betts of the Boston Red Sox do their postgame victory dance
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Red Sox outfield "Win, Dance, Repeat" celebration finds its way on MLB the Show 17
The dance moves made famous by Jackie Bradley Jr., Mookie Betts and the revolving door of Red Sox left fielders continues to gain popularity, making it on MLB the Show 17.
Carlos Beltran was a DH candidate for the Boston Red Sox before agreeing to a deal with the Houston Astros.
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Report: Red Sox DH target Beltran agrees to 1-year deal with Astros
Carlos Beltran, the 39-year-old switch hitter who was a potential target of the Red Sox as a DH, agreed to a free-agent deal with the Houston Astros, ESPN's Buster Olney reports.  
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Winter Meetings preview: Five issues for Red Sox
A new DH, a set-up man, an addition to the rotation? There's plenty on the Red Sox shopping list at the Winter Meetings next week.
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Winter Meetings preview: 5 issues for Red Sox
A new DH, a set-up man, an addition to the rotation? There's plenty on the Red Sox shopping list at the Winter Meetings next...
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New MLB labor deal: All-Star Game no longer determines home field in World Series
Negotiators for baseball players and owners have a verbal agreement on a five-year labor contract
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Has Curt Schilling killed his chances for the Hall of Fame?
Dan Shaughnessy sounds off and gives his opinion on why Curt Schilling has killed any chance he had at getting into the Hall of Fame.
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Report: Encarnacion not likely to land in Boston
WEEI.com reports the Red Sox are 'probably not' going to be a finalist for free-agent slugger Edwin Encarnacion.
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Porcello named American League Comeback Player of the Year
Rick Porcello bounced back from a rough debut in Boston to win the American League Cy Young. 
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Giants GM on Sandoval: 'Not aware of any consideration of a reunion'
Giants general manager Bobby Evans pumps the brakes on a report saying his team "internally considered" a Pablo Sandoval trade.
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Report: Giants considering trade for Red Sox' Pablo Sandoval
Pablo Sandoval's brief, and so far unhappy, time in Boston may soon be over: The Giants reportedly are considering taking him back.
Dave "Boo" Ferriss went 25-6 in 1946 and pitched the Red Sox into the World Series.
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Ex-Red Sox pitcher Dave 'Boo' Ferriss dies at 94
Dave "Boo" Ferriss, who went 25-6 in 1946 and helped pitch the Red Sox into the World Series, has died. He was 94
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Report: MLB lockout looking realistic
With the Major League Baseball collective-bargaining agreement ending at the start of December, a lockout could be looming in 2017.
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Shaughnessy: Manny Ramirez had Hall of Fame numbers no doubt
Does former Red Sox LF and two-time World Series Champion Manny Ramirez belong in the MLB Hall of Fame?
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If Sergio Romo is done in San Francisco, does he fit in Boston?
Sergio Romo hinted the Giants haven't reached out to him about re-signing. Does that make him a candidate to land in Boston?
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David Ortiz says eating chicken with Pedro Martinez saved his career
In a piece on The Players' Tribune published Monday, David Ortiz explains how Pedro Martinez helped save his career. 
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McAdam: Should Red Sox sign Betts to a long-term contract?
Sean McAdam joins SNC to discuss Mookie Betts finishing second in MVP voting, and discuss whether he thinks the Red Sox should sign Betts to a long-term contract.
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Does the BBWAA need to fix the awards voting process?
Mike Felger and Dan Shaughnessy debate whether the BBWAA needs to fix the awards voting process.
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Mike Trout wins the 2016 MVP award
Trenni Kusnierek, Sean McAdam and Steve Buckley discuss the 2016 MLB MVP.
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Porcello wins Cy Young over Verlander
Trenni Kusnierek and Gary Tanguay break down why Rick Porcello won the Cy Young over Justin Verlander.
Leon Betts
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McAdam: Three thoughts on A.L. MVP vote
Sean McAdam thinks Mookie Betts, not Mike Trout, was the most valuable player in the American League, and explains why.
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McAdam: Why Mookie Betts? He puts the ‘V’ in MVP
If you put the emphasis is on 'valuable', it's clear why Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts is atop this voter’s ballot for A.L. MVP.  
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Porcello: Being on Cy Young list will never be taken away from me
Red Sox starting pitcher Rick Porcello sits in with Tom Giles and shares his emotions after winning his first career Cy Young Award.
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Porcello's Red Sox teammates congratulate him on Cy Young
Rick Porcello's Red Sox teammates took to Twitter to congratulate him winning the Cy Young award.
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Verlander's fiancee Upton lashing out on Twitter about Cy Young results
Justin Verlander’s fiancee, supermodel Kate Upton, was not happy about the Cy Young results and began lashing out on Twitter. 
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Rick Porcello wins the American League Cy Young
Despite receiving only 8 first-place votes out of 30, Rick Porcello edges former Detroit teammate Justin Verlander for the A.L. Cy Young Award.
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Nationals ace Max Scherzer wins National League Cy Young
Max Scherzer of the Washington Nationals has become the sixth pitcher to win the Cy Young Award in both leagues, taking the NL prize by a wide margin.
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It's official: Ortiz hands in retirement papers, is removed from Red Sox roster
It's long been announced and celebrated, but David Ortiz officially retired on Tuesday.
Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell in the dugout
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Merloni: Farrell did 'less with more' compared to Manager of Year candidates
Lou Merloni joins Sports Tonight from the Cumberland Farms Lounge to discuss the news that John Farrell was not a finalist for manager of the year.
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Report: Red Sox among four teams interested in Beltran
The Red Sox have interest in signing Carlos Beltran as David Ortiz's replacement, but may face competition from Yanks, Jays and Astros.
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Terry Francona, Dave Roberts win Manager of the Year
Dave Roberts of the Los Angeles Dodgers has won the National League Manager of the Year award and Terry Francona of the Cleveland Indians has earned the AL honor.
JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Fla., spring training home of the Boston Red Sox.
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The Red Sox will get an early start to spring training, beginning Feb. 14
The Red Sox announced their spring training schedule, and because of the World Baseball Classic, it’ll begin earlier than usual.  
Boston Red Sox bench coach Gary DiSarcina.
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Red Sox name Gary DiSarcina bench coach
The Red Sox have named Gary DiSarcina as John Farrell's bench coach, replacing Torey Lovullo, who became manager of the Arizona Diamondbacks last week.  
Mookie Betts of the Boston Red Sox swings a bat
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Betts has knee surgery, expected to be ready for spring training
Red Sox right fielder, and American League MVP finalist, Mookie Betts had right knee surgery Thursday, the team announced, the same day Betts won a Silver Slugger award.
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Ortiz, Betts and Bogaerts win Silver Slugger awards
Boston Red Sox David Ortiz, Mookie Betts and Xander Bogaerts are named recipients of the Silver Slugger award
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Massarotti: Carlos Beltran 'perfect fit' for Red Sox
Tony Massarotti shares why he feels Carlos Beltran would be an ideal pickup for the Red Sox this offseason. 
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Report: Red Sox hold 'long' meeting with Bautista's representatives
Jon Heyman reports that Jose Bautista's representatives meet with Red Sox officials at the GM meetings 'for a long time'.
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Mookie Betts wins Gold Glove, Pedroia and Bradley Jr. do not
Mookie Betts beat out Adam Eaton of the White Sox and George Springer of the Astros to win the Gold Glove in right field. 
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Is there any chance Big Papi comes back? David Ortiz exclusive interview
Tom Giles catches up with David Ortiz to discuss what his first month of retirement has been like and whether there is any...
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Betts a finalist for MVP, Porcello in running for Cy Young
A pair of Red Sox have a chance to take home hardware when the league hands out it’s awards this offseason.
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McAdam: A look at the Red Sox' offseason shopping list
Edwin Encarnacion at DH? Greg Holland in the bullpen? The Red Sox begin the task of attempting to improve on this year's divisional champs.
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Another honor for Ortiz: Gate 34 at Logan Airport named for him
Retired Red Sox DH David Ortiz has Gate 34 at Boston's Logan Airport named after him.  
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Buy or Sell: Theo Epstein will return to Boston one day
Steve Buckley gives his take on whether he thinks there is any chance that Theo Epstein would return to Boston, and whether he thinks the Red Sox should be A.L favorites.
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McAdam: Torey Lovullo to joins Diamondbacks as manager
  Sean McAdam joins SNC to discuss the news that Torey Lovullo will join the Arizona Diamondbacks as manager.
Two parades, 12 years apart: Theo Epstein at the Chicago Cubs celebration and at the Boston Red Sox parade in 2004.
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Theo Epstein: Cubs’ parade ‘way bigger than Boston’
Cubs president Theo Epstein, celebrating with about 5 million fans in Chicago at the World Series victory parade, says it’s “way bigger” than championship celebrations in Boston.  
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Red Sox bench coach Lovullo to become Diamondbacks manager
Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo has been hired as manager of the Diamondbacks, joining ex-Sox GM Mike Hazen in Arizona.
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Did Theo Epstein cement his case as MLB’s greatest executive?
Dan Shaughnessy joins Sports Tonight to discuss whether he thinks that Theo Epstein has cemented his case as the MLB’s greatest Executive with World Series titles with the Boston Red
The Chicago Cubs start the celebration after winning their first World Series since 1908.
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McAdam’s five thoughts from an epic Game 7
Can the Cubs’ World Series clincher give baseball a boost? That and four other thoughts from a great Game 7.  
The Chicago Cubs start the celebration after winning their first World Series since 1908.
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McAdam’s five thoughts from an epic Game 7
Can the Cubs’ World Series clincher give baseball a boost? That and four other thoughts from a great Game 7.
Sox pick up Buchholz' option, decline option on Hanigan
The Red Sox announced a number of moves Thursday, including the exercising of Clay Buchholz' 2017 option. 
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Bean: '16 Cubs wrote a better ending than '04 Red Sox
When it comes to drought-ending moments, the 2016 Cubs have it all over the 2004 Red Sox.
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McAdam: A night, and a game, for the ages
Game 7 between the Indians and Cubs is a sharp stick in the eye to people who maintain that baseball doesn't matter anymore.
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CSN CHICAGO: Theo Epstein ends another curse
After helping the Red Sox end their 86-year drought, Theo Epstein builds the Cubs team that wins the World Series for the first time since 1908.
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WORLD SERIES: Cubs win epic Game 7 for first title since 1908
The Chicago Cubs win their first World Series championship since 1908 when Ben Zobrist hits a go-ahead double in the 10th inning, beating the Cleveland Indians 8-7 in a thrilling Game
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McAdam: What in the world was Joe Maddon thinking?
The Cubs accomplished the task at hand and forced a Game 7, but did they really need to use their best reliever as much as they did? 
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WORLD SERIES: Cubs force Game 7 with 9-3 rout of Indians
The Chicago Cubs throttle the Cleveland Indians 9-3 on Tuesday night in Game 6 to push this tense tug-of-war between baseball's two longest title drought holders to the limit.
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McAdam: Win or lose, Francona is star of World Series
Corey Kluber and Andrew Miller are Cleveland's World Series MVP candidates, but nobody's been at the top of their game quite like Terry Francona. 
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CSN CHICAGO: Cubs may use Lester out of bullpen in Games 6 and 7
The ex-Red Sox left-hander hasn't pitched in relief in the postseason since the 2007 ALCS, but says he's ready if Joe Maddon needs him.
Minihane’s World Series birthday wish
Kirk Minihane wants the Cubs to win, so we don’t have to go through it all again next year.
Pedroia, Betts win Fielding Bible awards
The Red Sox were well-represented in the eleventh annual Fielding Bible awards, with Dustin Pedroia and Mookie Betts both winning. 
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CSN CHICAGO: Lester has no problem with quick hook in Game 6
In the Cubs’ biggest game of the season, Jon Lester was completely on board with being pulled after only six innings and 90 pitches. In fact, to an extent, it was his own idea. 
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WORLD SERIES: Chapman, Cubs stop Indians, cut series deficit to 3-2
Aroldis Chapman fired his 100 mph heat and preserves the Chicago Cubs' 3-2 win Sunday night, cutting Cleveland's lead to 3-2.
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CSN CHICAGO: In 'Big Boy Game', Lackey comes up short
John Lackey says he came to Chicago to pitch in 'Big Boy Games'. But the ex-Red Sox right-hander stumbled badly in the Cubs' 7-2 loss to the Indians in Game 4.
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WORLD SERIES: Indians move to brink of title with 7-2 win
Corey Kluber pitches six sparkling innings on short rest for his second victory this week and the Indians beat the Cubs, 7-2, to take a 3-1 World Series lead.
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Jaylen Brown not a fan of Kyle Draper’s 'The Poet' nickname for him
Jaylen Brown talks shop with Abby Chin, then gives his opinion on Kyle Draper dubbing him "The Poet".
Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez was killed in a boating accident Sunday.
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Marlins' Jose Fernandez had cocaine in system and was legally drunk when he died
Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez, killed in a September boat crash, had cocaine in his system and was legally drunk when he died according to a toxicology report.
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WORLD SERIES: Indians edge Cubs, 1-0; take 2-1 series lead
The Indians became the first team to throw shutouts in a single postseason, taking a 2-1 lead over the Cubs. 
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Report: Varitek signs new 2-year contract with Sox
Jason Varitek's new role may put him back in the Red Sox dugout.
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New photos show Sandoval has lost weight
The latest batch of photos of Pablo Sandoval suggest the veteran third baseman has been spending his time off correctly. 
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Red Sox prospect Moncada exits Arizona Fall League with sprained thumb
Top Red Sox prospect Yoan Moncada has left the Arizona Fall League because of a sprained left thumb he sustained in a game there last week.
David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox
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Boston sports Halloween costumes for every fan
If you haven’t come up with a Halloween costume yet, fear not: Here are some last-minute ideas for every Boston sports fan. 
David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox
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Boston sports Halloween costumes for every fan
If you haven’t come up with a Halloween costume yet, fear not: Here are some last-minute ideas for every Boston sports fan.
Eddie Vedder
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Who cares if the Cubs are campy?
Some sports fans call people "pink hats" and root against teams that are corny. Those sports fans are the worst. 
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Bradley, Betts, Pedroia are A.L. Gold Glove finalists
Jackie Bradley Jr. in center field, Mookie Betts in right and Dustin Pedroia at second base are the Red Sox' finalists for the American League Gold Glove awards.
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Ortiz wins Hank Aaron Award as top hitter in American League
David Ortiz is named winner of the Hank Aaron Award as the top hitter in the American League this season. Budding Chicago Cubs star Kris Bryant was honored in the National League.
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CSN CHICAGO: Cubs even World Series with 5-1 win over Indians
The Chicago Cubs get men on base early and often to win their first World Series game since 1945, a 5-1 victory over the Cleveland Indians
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CSN CHICAGO: Lester doesn't live up to World Series reputation in Game 1
One of the reasons the Cubs signed Jon Lester was for his postseason success. But he flops in his Chicago World Series debut.
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WORLD SERIES: Kluber and Perez lead Indians to 6-0 win over Cubs in Game 1
Corey Kluber dominates into the seventh inning, Roberto Perez homers twice and the Cleveland Indians beat the Chicago Cubs 6-0 in the opener Tuesday night.
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Dombrowski: Red Sox have internal replacements for departing front-office staff
The Red Sox have lost several members of their front office, but Dave Dombrowski says they're 'more than capable' of replacing them internally.
Red Sox won't hire GM to replace Hazen
After losing general manager Mike Hazen to the Diamondbacks, the Red Sox promoted Eddie Romero to assistant GM but will not hire a replacement for Hazen. 
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Red Sox exec Amiel Sawdaye follows Hazen to Arizona
Amiel Sawdaye, the Red Sox' highly regarded vice-president of amateur and international scouting, becomes the second high-profile member of the front office to leave this offseason.
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McAdam: World Series win could clear path to Cooperstown for Epstein or Francona
A path to Cooperstown for either Theo Epstein or Terry Francona can be cleared for the winner of the Cubs-Indians World Series.
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NLCS: Cubs eliminate Dodgers, reach Series for first time since 1945
Chicago beats Los Angeles, 5-0, and win NLCS in six games, putting the Cubs in the World Series for the first time in 71 years.
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Merloni: Cubs have not suffered enough
  Lou Merloni tells you why he’s rooting for the Indians to win the World Series and not the Cubs.
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NLCS: Cubs beat Dodgers 8-4, head home with 3-2 series lead
The Chicago Cubs move one win from their first World Series trip in 71 years by beating the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-4 on Thursday.
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NLCS: Cubs tie series with 10-2 romp over Dodgers
The Chicago Cubs' hitters break out in routing the Los Angeles Dodgers 10-2 on Wednesday to even the National League Championship Series.
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ALCS: Indians eliminate Blue Jays, head to World Series
The Cleveland Indians win their first pennant since 1997 by blanking the Toronto Blue Jays 3-0 Wednesday in Game 5 of the AL Championship Series.
Female reporter recalls time David Ortiz stood up for her in minor league clubhouse
Back in his minor league days, David Ortiz stepped in to stop teammates from harassing a female reporter. 
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Schilling: Don't compare Bauer's bloody finger to my situation
Curt Schilling says the foot injury that bled through his sock in 2004 was incurred on the field, whereas the Cleveland Indians' Trevor Bauer hurt himself playing with a drone.
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NLCS: Hill outpitches Arrieta; Dodgers beat Cubs 6-0 for series lead
Fourteen months removed from independent ball on Long Island, Rich Hill pitches the Los Angeles Dodgers into a 2-1 NL Championship Series lead.
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Report: Frank Wren unlikely to become Red Sox GM
According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, Frank Wren is happy with his current position and it’s “unlikely” that he will become the general manager.
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ALCS: Blue Jays stave off elimination, beat Indians, 5-1
Blue Jays finally break through with the bats, beating the Cleveland Indians 5-1 on Tuesday to avert a sweep in the AL Championship Series.
Felger's rant on Trevor Bauer's drone use
Mike Felger heard the story of how Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer wound up bleeding on the mound and lost his mind. 
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Hazen's goal: To take Diamondbacks 'to another level'
Ex-Red Sox GM Mike Hazen meets the media in Arizona for the first time since being named general manager of the Diamondbacks.
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ALCS: Bullpen great again, Indians top Blue Jays for 3-0 series lead
The Indians bullpen shines after Trevor Bauer's first-inning exit and holds off the Toronto Blue Jays in a 4-2 victory Monday night.
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Hazen’s departure from Boston could mean a quick one for Lovullo, too
Torey Luvollo is expected to find a managerial position outside of Boston in the offseason, so it only makes sense that Mike Hazen brings him to Arizona.
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Dombrowski: Red Sox will search internally for new GM
Dave Dombrowski says the Red Sox' search for a new GM to replace Mike Hazen will start internally.
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NLCS: Kershaw helps Dodgers blank Cubs 1-0 in Game 2
Clayton Kershaw pitches seven sparkling innings, Adrian Gonzalez homers and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago Cubs 1-0 on Sunday night to tie the NL Championship Series at a ga
Red Sox GM Mike Hazen takes VP/GM job with Diamondbacks
The Diamondbacks hire away the Red Sox' general manager, naming longtime Boston executive Mike Hazen vice president and GM. 
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NLCS: Montero's PH slam lifts Cubs over Dodgers 8-4 in Game 1
Chicago Cubs beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-4 in Game 1 on Saturday night, moving the Cubs a step closer to their first pennant in 71 years.
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ALCS: Miller dazzles, Indians edge Blue Jays 2-1 in Game 2
Cleveland Indians edge the Toronto Blue Jays 2-1 on Saturday to take 2-0 lead in the AL Championship Series.
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ALCS: Lindor homers as Indians race past Jays 2-0 in Game 1
Francisco Lindor hit a two-run homer in the sixth inning and Corey Kluber silenced Toronto's booming bats, giving the Indians a 2-0 win over the Blue Jays in Game 1 of the AL Champion
McAdam: Red Sox have identified Encarnacion as Ortiz replacement
Sean McAdam says the Red Sox have identified Edwin Encarnacion as a potential replacement for David Ortiz. 
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NLDS: Kershaw gets save as Dodgers oust Nationals, 4-3
The Dodgers advance past the Nationals with big performances from Clayton Kershaw and Kenley Jansen.
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McAdam: 5 biggest questions for Red Sox this offseason
Sean McAdam gives his take on what the top questions are regarding the Red Sox this offseason, and what changes he sees being made.
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Tanguay: Red Sox would be better off if Theo Epstein was still here
Bob Ryan, Gary Tanguay and Greg Dickerson discuss if the Red Sox would be in a position right now if Theo Epstein was still with the team.
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Pedroia has knee surgery, expected to be ready for spring training
Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee and is expected to be ready for spring training.  
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Carrabis: ALDS for Red Sox was almost lost before it started
Jared Carrabis, Lou Merloni, Sean McAdam and Bob Neumeier debate about what is to blame the most for the Red Sox bad postseason outing.
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McAdam: Red Sox will zero in on Edwin Encarnacion to replace David Ortiz
Sean McAdam thinks that the Red Sox will target Edwin Encarnacion to try and replace David Ortiz next season.
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Merloni and Carrabis look back at their Tweets of the Week
Lou Meroni and Jared Carrabis look back at some of their tweets of the week during the Red Sox series against the Indians.
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Patrice Bergeron (lower-body injury) to miss Bruins' season-opener
The Bruins will be without their franchise center to open the season. 
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Smart: Ortiz has done a lot for this city and they love him
Boston Celtics players Marcus Smart and Al Horford share their comments on David Ortiz retiring from baseball after 14 incredible years with the Boston Red Sox.
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Felger: Name one move Dombrowski did that helped Red Sox in playoffs
Mike Felger and Tim Britton break down how the Red Sox-Indians ALDS would have gone if the Red Sox clinched home-field advantage, and who is more to blame, John Farrell or Dave Dombro
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NLDS: Cubs eliminate Giants with four-run rally in ninth
Javier Baez's tiebreaking single caps a four-run rally in the ninth inning, and the Chicago Cubs beat the San Francisco Giants 6-5 on Tuesday night in Game 4 to win their NL Division
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NLDS: Utley lifts Dodgers to 6-5 win over Nats, forcing Game 5
The Dodgers avoid elimination Tuesday with a 6-5 victory over the Washington Nationals that forced a deciding game in their NL playoff.
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Red Sox notes: Dombrowski identifies his offseason to-do list
Dave Dombrowski identifies the team's off-season needs in a general way: a bat to take the place of retiring DH David Ortiz; the bullpen; and additional starting pitching depth.
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Price: 'I want to make these fans love me... six more years to do it'
David Price understands the challenges of playing in Boston, especially when you are making $31 million per season