- Red Sox bring in Sandoval, Hanley Ramirez
November 25, 20147:31 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez spent the last two seasons as NL West rivals. Now they're teammates in Boston, the result of a $183 million spending spree the Red Sox are hoping will lift them out of the AL East cellar."It's exciting for me to be with Hanley and David Ortiz," Sandoval said Tuesday at Fenway Park after finishing up a five-year, $95 million contract that adds him to a lineup he called "The Three Amigos."
- Red Sox delete tweet; 2nd gaffe by Boston pro team
November 25, 20142:52 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — Boston's teams are having a bad month on social media. The latest gaffe: an innocuous, but ill-timed, tweet that the Red Sox rushed to delete.The tweet — "So how was everyone's Monday?" — went out a minute after a Missouri prosecutor announced a grand jury decided not to indict a white police officer in the death of Michael Brown, an unarmed black 18-year-old.
- Red Sox spend on Sandoval, Ramirez to shake cellar
November 24, 20147:57 PM ET
BOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox are hoping to spend their way out of the AL East cellar with two big free agent signings.The first team in major league history to go from worst to first and back again has agreed to terms third baseman Pablo Sandoval, his agent confirmed Monday night. According to a baseball official with knowledge of the deal, Boston also agreed to a deal with Hanley Ramirez, who came up to the major leagues with the Red Sox.
- Pablo Sandoval reaches multiyear deal with Red Sox
November 24, 20146:42 PM ET
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kung Fu Panda is moving to Boston.Free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval and the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a multiyear contract, and the switch-hitting slugger informed the San Francisco Giants he's leaving.
- Farrell eager to see Otani on MLB trip to Japan
November 10, 20141:03 AM ET
OSAKA, Japan (AP) — Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell is looking forward to seeing Japanese pitching sensation Shohei Otani during Major League Baseball's all-star postseason tour of Japan.Farrell and 29 major league players arrived in Osaka on Sunday night ahead of their five-game series against Japan starting Wednesday. The MLB all-stars will also play two exhibition games during their tour.