As the dust settles on the major blockbuster trade between the Toronto Blue Jays and Miami Marlins Wednesday morning, it turns out the Red Sox were interested in doing a much smaller trade with the Marlins.
According to the report, the Blue Jays are set to acquire a package of players that includes Josh Johnson and SS Jose Reyes from the Marlins.
Seven years removed from the only pitch he ever saw in the majors, Adam Greenberg returned to a major league batter’s box on Tuesday night as a pinch hitter for the Miami Marlins against the New York Mets’ R.A. Dickey.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have worked out a multiplayer trade to acquire former NL batting champion Hanley Ramirez from Miami, the second big deal in as many days for the disappointing Marlins.
Jon Heyman told Gresh & Zo on Tuesday not to expect a fire sale from the Red Sox as the MLB Trade Deadline draws near.
The Detroit Tigers made another aggressive move Monday, acquiring second baseman Omar Infante and right-hander Anibal Sanchez from Miami in exchange for 21-year-old righty Jacob Turner and two minor leaguers.
With the Boston Red Sox just 13-23 in games started by Jon Lester and Josh Beckett, there is little surprise they are looking for help in their starting rotation as the MLB trade deadline draws near.
Felger and Massoratti are broadcasting live from the Ace Ticket Studio in Kenmore Square. Today, the guys opened the show discussing the recent report from Ken Rosenthal regarding trade rumors involving Carl Crawford.
Ken Rosenthal, citing Major League sources, is reporting the Red Sox contacted both the Marlins and Dodgers about a potential blockbuster deal for left fielder Carl Crawford.
Daniel Nava singled in the go-ahead run to cap a three-run eighth inning and the surging Boston Red Sox completed a sweep of the stumbling Miami Marlins, 6-5 on Thursday night.