Casey Kelly to miss 2013 season thanks to Tommy John surgery

Thursday, March 14th, 2013

The San Diego Padres got some terrible news on Wednesday afternoon as their top prospect, pitcher Casey Kelly, is almost certain to miss the entire 2013 season due to Tommy John elbow surgery. Kelly had tests on his elbow this week and while a definitive course of action has yet ...

Boston Red Sox, Ryan Dempster agree to $26.5 million deal

Friday, December 14th, 2012

The Boston Red Sox added to their starting rotation on Thursday by agreeingĀ to a two-year, $26.5 million deal with Ryan Dempster. Dempster, who will turn 36 in May, spent most of the last nine years with the Chicago Cubs, before finishing the 2012 season with the Texas Rangers. Dempster wasn't bad ...

Boston Red Sox sign Victorino to three-year, $39 million deal

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

The Boston Red Sox continued to spend money like it grows on the trees lining Yawkey Way, as they signed free agent Shane Victorino to a three-year, $39 million contract on Tuesday. The problem for the Red Sox, is that their deal with the veteran outfielder will almost certainly backfire. The ...

New York Mets: R.A. Dickey likely to be traded

Tuesday, December 4th, 2012

R.A. Dickey won the 2012 National League Cy Young Award for the New York Mets, but just a few weeks after taking home that hardware, the 38-year-old knuckleballer is likely on his way out of Queens. Apparently as many as eight teams have approached Mets general manager Sandy Alderson about ...

Boston Red Sox: Tony Pena interviews for managerial post

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

The Boston Red Sox are in the process of finding a replacement for the recently-fired Bobby Valentine, but the organization is taking its time to make sure it gets the right guy. On Monday, the Red Sox went to a surprising source to interview their latest candidate. New York Yankees bench ...

Boston Red Sox: Kelly Shoppach Sent Anti-Bobby Valentine Texts

Sunday, August 19th, 2012

According to reports, former Boston Red Sox catcher Kelly Shoppach sent the now-infamous texts to team ownership complaining about manager Bobby Valentine. The texts were sent in late July and were previously attributed to first baseman Adrian Gonzalez. The New York Daily News cites several sources that claim Shoppach was "deeply ...

Boston Red Sox: Carl Crawford Wants Tommy John Surgery

Saturday, August 18th, 2012

After signing a seven-year, $142 million contract with the Boston Red Sox, Carl Crawford has been a huge disappointment. Now in his second season with the team, the outfielder has told those close to him that he wants to shut down his season and undergo Tommy John surgery to repair ...

Boston Red Sox: Owner John Henry Backs Bobby Valentine

Wednesday, August 15th, 2012

Over the past few days a huge uproar has engulfed the Boston Red Sox, after a report on Yahoo! Sports claimed several of the team's players had complained about manager Bobby Valentine to the team's owners. Jeff Passan's reportĀ said players blasted Valentine to owners John Henry and Larry Lucchino in ...