3:08 PM EST, Mon November 24, 2014
Fenway Nation 37 mins ago
Red Sox In 'Serious' Trade Talks For Hamels

Red Sox In 'Serious' Trade Talks For Hamels

(USAToday Sports)According to USAToday's Bob Nightengale, the Red Sox are in "serious talks" with the Philadelphia Phillies regarding a trade for ace lefty starter Cole Hamels. Clearly, after signing both Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez, Boston needs to fill the two open spots at the top of their pitching rotation. The Red Sox surplus of outfielders and bevy of young prospects could be just enough to pry Hamels away from The City Of Brotherly Love. And, a Hamles trade would not necessarily preclude Boston from still going after Jon Lester. Keep those seatbelts fastened!
DRaysBay 2 hours ago

Five questions for Matt Silverman about the Rays managerial search

Are the Rays getting the process right? Late last week, the Rays announced the three finalists to be their next manager. The finalists are Don Wakamatsu, the former manager of the Seattle Mariners, Kevin Cash, a former Rays catcher and Cleveland's current bullpen coach, and the not-yet-retired Raul Ibanez. Conspicuously absent are the two internal candidates: bench coach Dave Martinez and Triple-A coach Charlie Montoyo. A majority of people here, myself included, assumed that given the success the team has enjoyed over the past seven seasons, the Rays front office would value continuity and...
Toronto Star 20 hours ago
Blue Jays still in Melky Cabrera hunt: Griffin

Blue Jays still in Melky Cabrera hunt: Griffin

Several signs point to free-agent outfielder returning on long-term deal.

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Breaking down Orioles' playoff shares - School of Roch

The Orioles fell short in their run to the World Series this season. However, it turned out to be a profitable pursuit. Major League Baseball announced that the Orioles' postseason share totaled $7,443,175.42, with the value of each full share being $125,288.04. The Orioles issued 52 full shares, a total...
The Republican 54 mins ago

Live coverage: Tracking the Hanley Ramirez, Pablo Sandoval signing reports with Boston Red Sox

Check out our coverage so far below as well as updates from Jason Mastrodonato and Jen McCaffrey and others live in the comments section below.

Orioles not among teams jockeying for Andrew Miller

Free agent lefty reliever Andrew Miller, who dominated for the Orioles down the stretch run and throughout the postseason, is negotiating seriously with eight to 10 teams.
Full Count | WEEI 1 hour ago

Buster Olney on MFB: ‘Really surprised’ about Pablo Sandoval choosing Red Sox over Giants

With the Red Sox reportedly close to finalizing deals to land Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez, ESPN’s Buster Olney checked in with the Middays with MFB crew for an update and analysis of the situation. To hear the interview, go to the MFB audio on demand page. Olney said Sandoval appears to have chosen the […]

Value of each Orioles full playoff share was just over $125,000

The Orioles postseason drive fell short of the World Series, but players will still be rewarded with hefty playoff shares for advancing to the American League Championship Series.
Full Count | WEEI 2 hours ago

Pedro Martinez among headliners on HOF ballot announced Monday

The Hall of Fame ballot announced Monday includes a trio of standout pitchers, including Red Sox legend Pedro Martinez, who should take headlines back from the stars who were tainted by Major League Baseball‘s steroid era. Joining Martinez as first-time candidates are five-time Cy Young Award winner Randy Johnson, who amassed 4,875 career strikeouts (second […]

Orioles reassign hitting coach Jim Presley - School of Roch

So much for the Orioles returning all of their coaches in 2015. Though the entire staff is under contract, the Orioles have reassigned hitting coach Jim Presley within the organization and will begin interviewing candidates this week, according to multiple sources. Presley's reassignment is due to personal reasons, according to...
Newark Star-Ledger 2 hours ago

MLB hot stove: Must Yankees step up Chase Headley pursuit?

After Red Sox sign Pablo Sandoval, should Yankees respond quickly?
The Republican 2 hours ago
Boston Red Sox offense rebuilt: Forecasting a lineup with Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez

Boston Red Sox offense rebuilt: Forecasting a lineup with Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez

After the Red Sox scored 219 fewer runs in 2014 than they did in 2013, they've been quickly adding pieces to make sure they get back on top.
Baltimore Sun 2 hours ago

Jim Presley won't be Orioles' hitting coach in 2015; club interviewing starting today

Jim Presley, the Orioles' hitting coach for the past four seasons, will not be back at the job in 2015, according to an industry source. He has been re-assigned, though the specifics of that job have not been determined.

Jim Presley won't be Orioles' hitting coach in 2015; club interviewing starting today

Jim Presley, the Orioles' hitting coach for the past four seasons, will not be back at the job in 2015, according to an industry source. He has been reassigned, though the specifics of that new job have not been determined.

AL East Player News

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    Xander Bogaerts

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  • Zach Britton

    Zach Britton

    Orioles organization down to one Britton

  • Wei-Yin Chen

    Wei-Yin Chen

    Orioles exercise contract options for 2015 on pitchers Wei-Yin Chen, Darren O'Day

  • Tommy Hunter

    Tommy Hunter

    Notes on Hunter and Russell - School of Roch

  • Steve Lombardozzi

    Steve Lombardozzi

    Roster review: Doug Fister

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