Tag "J.D. Martinez"

Are The Red Sox Out of Luck This Offseason?

If you think about it, having the smallest home run count in the American League and being the only team not to hit a grand slam in the 2017 season is a tough feat to pull off. To start you

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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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Report: Red Sox Offer Free Agent J.D. Martinez 5-Year Deal

The Boston Red Sox reportedly offered a five-year deal to rumored to free agent outfielder J.D. Martinez, according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today. The terms of the deal have not yet been disclosed. Martinez has been rumored to be one

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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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Red Sox Notebook: Winter Meetings Update

Shortly after the blockbuster trade that sent reigning NL MVP Giancarlo Stanton to the New York Yankees, the 2017 Major League Baseball Winter Meetings have commenced in Orlando, Florida. Each December, the Winter Meetings are a pivotal point in the

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