WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche told Toucher and Rich he is confident in this 2014 Red Sox lineup despite all the youth, and Lester and the front office could find themselves in a lengthy contract negotiation.
After defeating the Cardinals to win the World Series, the Red Sox bolstered their roster in the offseason by signing Edward Mujica, Burke Badenhop, Jonathan Herrera, Grady Sizemore and a 37-year-old A.J. Pierzynski…wait what?
The Red Sox lack of moves in the offseason shows to some extent their level of trust in the young players, but do you trust them?
Dan Roche has heard David Ortiz ask for a new contract before, and expects the Sox slugger to continue to do so. His advice? Ignore it.
It’s Monday, January 27th 2014, pitchers and catchers report to spring training two weeks from Saturday and Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is once again bringing up contract talks.
Abraham believes Lester will sign for below market value with the Red Sox, but he’d still like to set his family up for life with a big deal.
Michael Silverman of the Boston Herald thinks “there’s a very real chance” that shortstop Stephen Drew is back with the Red Sox for 2014, which means Will Middlebrooks could be dealt in a trade.
Death, taxes and David Ortiz demanding a contract extension – only this time, Michael Felger thinks Big Papi deserves it.
Mike Napoli said a lot of teams were interested in his services this off-season, but he always wanted to be back in Boston.
CBSSports.com MLB Insider, Jon Heyman joined Gresh & Zo and gave an update from the Winter Meetings.