5:35 PM EDT, Tue October 21, 2014
Fenway Nation 1 hour ago

Top Five Worst Red Sox Trades Ever Made

As we sit on the playoff sidelines—and contemplate a flurry of Winter trades—it might be instructive to look back at the five worst Red Sox trades ever. Keep in mind that Babe Ruth to the Yankees was not a trade, so that doesn't count. OK, here goes:5. Dave 'Hendu" Henderson to the Giants for Randy Kutcher. Yikes! This 1987 trade—one year after Hendu's thrilling HR against the Angels—was a real loser. Henderson later went on to the A's and made it to the World Series three straight years (1988-1990). Kutcher batted .224 in three forgettable seasons with The Carmine Hose;4. Sparky...
The Republican 4 hours ago

Red Sox free agency: Jake Peavy gives glowing endorsement of third baseman/free-agent-to-be Pablo Sandoval

The Boston Red Sox are expected to be aggressive in their pursuit of the 28-year-old to be their next third baseman.

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Full Count | WEEI 7 hours ago

Red Sox offseason (and World Series) live chat, Tuesday at noon

The significance of the World Series has become two-fold: It’s the culmination of the baseball season and it’s the prelude to the offseason. Take stock of both with Alex Speier of WEEI.com in his live chat on Tuesday from noon to 1 p.m. Get your questions in now! Live Blog Red Sox offseason live chat […]
Boston Herald Oct 20, 2014

Oldest former Red Sox player Lou Lucier dies at 96

BOSTON — Lou Lucier, who was the oldest surviving former Boston Red Sox player, has died at the age of 96.The team says Lucier had a stroke earlier this month and died on Saturday.A right-handed pitcher, Lucier played parts of three major league seasons during World War II with the Red Sox and Philadelphia Phillies. In all, he was 3-5 with a 3.81 ERA in 33 games.A native of Northbridge, Massachusetts, he is survived by two daughters, five grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, and one great-great granddaughter.
Full Count | WEEI Oct 20, 2014

Red Sox mourn passing of Lou Lucier, who had been oldest living Red Sox player

The Red Sox released the following about the passing of former pitcher Lou Lucier, who played with the team in 1943-44: The Boston Red Sox mourn the loss of former pitcher Lou Lucier, who passed away on Saturday, October 18.  At 96 years, six months, and 25 days old, Lucier was the oldest surviving Red […]
Full Count | WEEI Oct 20, 2014

What does Yoenis Cespedes’ agency change mean for prospects of an extension?

Red Sox outfielder Yoenis Cespedes has changed agents, moving to Roc Nation Sports from Wasserman Media Group. Roc Nation Sports is the same agency that represented Cespedes’ Red Sox teammate, Rusney Castillo, whose $72.5 million deal through 2020 represents the largest guarantee ever to a free agent from Cuba without prior big league experience. As […]
The Republican Oct 20, 2014

Pros and cons for the Boston Red Sox to trade Yoenis Cespedes before the 2015 season

Three pros and cons of trading Cespedes, who is a free agent after 2015.
The Republican Oct 20, 2014

Red Sox outfielder Yoenis Cespedes swaps agents, joins Jay-Z and Roc Nation Sports

Roc Sports Nation has a new client, and it probably won't favor the Boston Red Sox.
Yoenis Cespedes Signs With Jay Z's Roc Nation

Yoenis Cespedes Signs With Jay Z's Roc Nation

Jay-Z’s Roc Nation has announced that they have brought another sports star into their fold: Red Sox outfielder Yoenis Cespedes.
The Republican Oct 20, 2014

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.
Lou Lucier, Oldest Surviving Red Sox Player, Dies at 96

Lou Lucier, Oldest Surviving Red Sox Player, Dies at 96

Lou Lucier, who was the oldest surviving Red Sox player, has died.
Former A's Hitting Coach Chili Davis Joins Red Sox Staff

Former A's Hitting Coach Chili Davis Joins Red Sox Staff

Chili Davis, the Oakland A's hitting coach the last three seasons, has agreed to become the next hitting coach of the Red Sox according to multiple reports.
Full Count | WEEI Oct 20, 2014

Live Chat: Talking Red Sox/offseason with Rob Bradford, noon

Join Rob Bradford of WEEI.com for a live chat to talk all things Red Sox, offseason, postseason or anything else. It all starts at noon Monday, so get your questions in now … Live Blog Red Sox live chat with Rob Bradford  
Nine to Know: Red Sox Stats Pack -- What a Difference a Year Makes

Nine to Know: Red Sox Stats Pack -- What a Difference a Year Makes

The Red Sox over the last five seasons have finished first once, third twice and fifth twice. It's a record of inconsistency that does not evoke pride.
Boston Herald Oct 20, 2014
Chili Davis new Sox hitting coach

Chili Davis new Sox hitting coach

The Red Sox will hire Chili Davis to be their next hitting coach, according to a team source.Davis interviewed Friday at Fenway Park. The Sox have been looking for a replacement for Greg Colbrunn, the hitting coach the last two seasons who decided he would not return for 2015.After serving as hitting coach for the Triple-A Pawtucket Red Sox in 2011, Davis left in 2012 to take the same job at the big league level with the Oakland A’s.Other candidates the Red Sox were known to be interested in included Bill Mueller, Rich Gedman, Kevin Long and Dave Magadan.
The Republican Oct 19, 2014

Boston Red Sox to hire Oakland A's hitting coach Chili Davis

Davis coached the Pawtucket Red Sox in 2011.

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