Tag "Dave Dombrowski"

Red Sox Show Interest In All-Star Reliever

The Red Sox are one of the several teams looking into trading for Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton, according to Nick Cafardo of The Boston Globe. The two-time All-Star began his career as a starter, but moved to the bullpen

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Leandre: Drew Pomeranz Is a Glaring Issue

Following a 2017 campaign in which he went 17-6 with a 3.32 ERA, Drew Pomeranz was given high expectations that he would be able to repeat that showcase in 2018. However, a forearm injury in spring training led to Pomeranz

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Carson Smith Suffers Potentially Major Injury

The Boston Red Sox placed reliever Carson Smith on the 10-day disabled list with a partial dislocation of his right shoulder. The injury occurred after Smith threw his glove in the team dugout in frustration after giving up a home run

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Red Sox Notebook: Door Still Open for J.D. Martinez

Tuesday night, The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal reported that slugger J.D. Martinez was looking to end the stalemate with the Boston Red Sox by signing a contract. Contrary to this information, Martinez’s agent Scott Boras stated in a text Wednesday afternoon: “J.D. is

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Red Sox Notebook: Should Fans Worry About Quiet Offseason?

Almost two weeks into January, the free-agent market is slow across the board. The Red Sox have made minor moves, signing Mitch Moreland to a two-year deal, and Steven Wright and Carson Smith to one-year deals. However, Sox fans are

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Should the Red Sox Sign Jay Bruce Over J.D. Martinez?

It isn’t exactly news that the Boston Red Sox underperformed when it came to home runs last season.  The Red Sox had the least amount of home runs in the American League last season with 168, while players like Giancarlo

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Red Sox Notebook: Depth Starter Shows Promise in the Mexican League

The Boston Red Sox made a smart move by signing Hector Velazquez to a minor league deal last spring. The 29-year-old has delivered impressive performances in the Mexican League so far, proving that he could be a positive contributor to

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The Pros and Cons of J.D. Martinez

By this point, everybody knows the Boston Red Sox are in need of a power bat. They also know their biggest target is right fielder Julio Daniel “J.D.” Martinez. After an unproductive Winter Meetings, Red Sox fans are begging Dave

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Red Sox Notebook: Steven Wright Case Retired

The domestic assault chargers on Boston Red Sox pitcher Steven Wright in Williamson County, Tennessee have been retired according to a statement by Wright and his wife released through Wright’s lawyer, Alex Little. “We are pleased that the recent case with

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Red Sox Notebook: J.D. Martinez Still an Option for the Sox

The signing of Mitch Moreland to a two-year contract with the Red Sox likely closed the door on Eric Hosmer, but there is still hope for J.D. Martinez. President of Baseball Operations Dave Dombrowski, alluded that the organization is still

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