Age on Opening Day 2015: 29 How acquired: 3rd round pick, 2004 draft MLB service time: 5 years, 27 days 2014 salary+bonuses: $6.5 million Contract status: Signed for $11 million in 2015, free agent in 2016 2014 stats: 154G, 648 PA, 73 R, 151 H, 26 2B, 3 3B, 24 HR, 91 RBI, 24 SB,…..
Red Sox hire Chili Davis as hitting coach; UMass football's offense is so good, the defense wants to watch: Weekend's top sports stories
Here are the weekend's top sports stories that felt weird not having the Patriots game on...
San Francisco Giants' third baseman Pablo Sandoval has a .325 career average in the postseason, and the Panda says not even his impending free agency can distract him in October..
With Alex Avila struggling at the plate and with concussions in 2014, might the Tigers make a big offseason splash behind the plate? Russell Martin had a career year in 2014, and it came at just the perfect time as the free agent figures to see a major payday. Alex Avila was a solid contributor for the Tigers in 2014, compilin..
Very early voting in our latest FenwayNation Poll shows that a slim majority of readers (55%) support the idea of including Yoenis Cespedes in trade discussions thin Winter. As the chart shows, 45% take the opposite view—that the 29-year old slugger should not be in trade talks. You can still vote in this poll HERE...
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Former KC manager Hillman joins Astros' staff
Oakland: New investor on board for Coliseum City
Blue Jays seek bullpen coach
Stupid Manager Tricks, Mike Matheny Edition
Interactive Timeline: Bud Selig: Through the years
NLCS & ALCS Open Thread: Cardinals @ Giants (game 3) and Orioles @ Royals (game 3)
Rebel Ron Higgins is a Bulldog for the Magnolia State in this week's SEC Power Poll
Chip Hale completes coaching staff
Kings player Slava Voynov arrested on suspicion of domestic violence
San Francisco radio stations ban hit song 'Royals' as start of World Series nears
MLB free agent class 2015: Bullpen arms aplenty to slam the door
Sporting News names Chris Young AL Comeback Player of the Year
Bills' Fred Jackson may miss month; C.J. Spiller to have surgery
Are the Mets and Braves potential trade partners this offseason?
Is Amed Rosario is the Mets best prospect?
Finding a place for Pearce - School of Roch
Padres Announce Management Personnel Shuffle
A friend fights for ex-Phillie Dick Allen's Hall of Fame induction
Monday Mop-Up Duty: Another Wild (Card) World Series
MondoLinks: Idle Angels gearing up for winter blitz?
World Series pits pair of wild-card teams
Yeonis Cespedes: There’s more talk he could be traded this winter
Trading a pitcher, non-Cueto edition
Rockies 2014 Player Grades: Rex Brothers, LHP
Kansas City Royals' time machine churns out plenty of good feelings as World Series starts: Bill Livingston
Column: Improve baseball playoffs with retro regular season and modern postseason