Jonathan Papelbon

Jonathan Papelbon of the Philadelphia Phillies talks to the media as he discusses his four-year, $50,000,058 contract, at Citizens Bank Park on November 14, 2011 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Len Redkoles/Getty Images)

It’s Official: Papelbon Joins Phillies

Jonathan Papelbon and the Philadelphia Phillies have completed a $50 million, four-year contract.


Jonathan Papelbon #58 of the Boston Red Sox pitches against the Oakland Athletics at Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum on April 20, 2011 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Roche: Papelbon Era Over

Jonathan Papelbon takes off for greener pastures in Philly in the form of 4 years and 50-million dollars.


Mark Sanchez #6 of the New York Jets is congratulated on a touchdown pass by teammate Nick Mangold #74 against the San Diego Chargers at MetLife Stadium on October 23, 2011 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: A Crossroads Game For The Patriots

Felger and Massarotti were joined by Chris Gasper of the Boston Globe to talk Pats-Jets and Jonathan Papelbon. Are the Jets the last team the Pats want to see? How can the Sox replace Papelbon?


Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Cherington: Red Sox Never Made Offer To Papelbon

Multiple reports say Jonathan Papelbon has agreed to a 4-year 50 million dollar deal to close for the Philadelphia Phillies.


Jonathan Papelbon reacts after earning a save against the Tampa Bay Rays. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Report: Papelbon Agrees With Phillies

Jonathan Papelbon has agreed to a deal with the Philadelphia Phillies, Comcast Sports in Philadelphia is reporting.


Carlos Beltran #15 of the San Francisco Giants warms up in the on-deck circle during action against the Arizona Diamondbacks in a Major League Baseball game at Chase Field on September 24, 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images)

Jon Heyman On Beltran: “Boston Seems To Be The Fit”

Sports Illustrated MLB Insider Jon Heyman joined Gresh, Zolak and Shaughnessy with the latest on Red Sox Hot Stove. He has thoughts on Papelbon, Ortiz and Carlos Beltran.

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Red Sox closer Jonathan Papelbon. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Report: Phillies Have Had Talks With Papelbon

The Phillies have “had talks” with free agent closer Jonathan Papelbon, according to Sports Illustrated’s Jon Heyman.


Carlos Beltran (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Heyman On Gresh & Zo: Sox Interested In Beltran

Gresh, Zo and Dan Shaughnessy are joined by our MLB Insider, Jon Heyman, to discuss all things Red Sox….

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Boston Red Sox's David Ortiz follows through on a two-run home run during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees Tuesday, June 7, 2011, at Yankee Stadium in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

8 Red Sox Become Free Agents

Eight Boston Red Sox officially became free agents on Sunday.


David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox hits a home run against the Oakland Athletics at Fenway Park August 27, 2011 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Ortiz Says Red Sox ‘Won’t Regret’ Re-Signing Him

New Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington said in his introductory press conference he would like to bring back soon-to-be free agent David Ortiz. That makes Ortiz a happy man.