Alex Verdugo’s messy Red Sox breaking point led to Yankees trade

The Yankees could have done the Red Sox a big favor by acquiring outfielder Alex Verdugo. Tuesday’s surprising trade, which sent Verdugo to the Yankees for three pitching prospects, “cleans up one of the messes that (former chief baseball officer) Chaim Bloom left behind,” he said. According to the Boston Globe. Verdugo reportedly secured his […]

Erick Fedde agrees to White Sox deal after Mets had interest

The Mets’ potential depth starter is currently off the market. Eric Fedde is returning stateside after signing a two-year, $15 million contract with the White Sox. The newspaper’s Jon Heyman confirmed on Tuesday.. The right-hander, who was considered by the Mets, will spend 2023 in the KBO and last season was 20-6 with a 2.00 […]

Yankees land Alex Verdugo in trade with AL East rival Red Sox: report

The New York Yankees completed a trade with their American League East rival, the Boston Red Sox, to acquire star outfielder Alex Verdugo. The Yankees acquired Verdugo in exchange for right-handed pitchers Richard Fitts, Greg Weissert, and Nicholas Giudice, the team announced. ESPN first reported the deal. This is the eighth time since 1969 that […]

Longtime Bruins, Red Sox broadcaster Tom Larson dead at 84

Lanny Lee Larson, better known as Tom Larson, whose sports broadcasting career spanned nearly 40 years, died this week in Virginia, his family confirmed to the Boston Globe. Larson was 84 years old. Larson had previously been diagnosed with cancer. The longtime Boston Bruins and Boston Red Sox TV host famously vowed not to shave […]

Red Sox push to sign ace

Commercial content. Over 21 years old. Action Network is the official betting partner of the New York Post, which edits this content. Right-handed ace pitcher Yoshinobu Yamamoto, who became a free agent from his Nippon Professional Baseball team, the Orix Buffaloes, on Monday, is the second biggest fish in the free agent swamp after Shohei […]

Braves trade Mike Soroka, four others to White Sox for Aaron Bummer

The Braves acquired reliever Aaron Bummer from the White Sox in a late-night trade announced late Thursday night. As part of the deal, the White Sox acquired five players in exchange, including pitchers Mike Soroka and Jared Shuster, infielders Nicky Lopez and Braden Shoemake, and minor league pitcher Riley Gowens. The 5-1 deal may have […]

Former Boston Red Sox Pitcher Dick Drago Dead at 78

Dick Drago, a stalwart of the Boston Red Sox’s bullpen and a member of the starting rotation in the mid-1970s, died Thursday of complications from surgery. He was 78 years old. The Red Sox posted on X, “We are saddened by the passing of Dick Drago, a beloved teammate and a key player on the […]

Red Sox World Series pitcher Dick Drago dead

Dick Drago, pitcher for the 1975 Red Sox team, died Thursday at the age of 78 due to complications after surgery, the Boston Globe reported. “We are saddened by the passing of Dick Drago, a beloved teammate and a central figure in the Red Sox pitching staff of the 1970s,” the team tweeted. “My condolences […]

Red Sox hire Craig Breslow as new head of baseball operations

The Red Sox’ long national nightmare is over. The Beantown boys have a new head of baseball operations. Craig Breslow was previously the assistant general manager of the Chicago Cubs. of The Boston Globe reported on Tuesday Breslow, a former Red Sox reliever, has reportedly accepted an offer to replace Chaim Bloom, who was fired […]

Ex-Red Sox star David Ortiz remembers Tim Wakefield’s legacy

Red Sox Nation continues to mourn the loss of beloved pitcher Tim Wakefield earlier this month. Former teammate and Hall of Famer David Ortiz I was recently asked by TMZ for my thoughts on Wakefield.. The normally cheerful Ortiz, who won two World Series titles with Wakefield (2004 and 2007), made it clear he will […]