Red Sox Trade Rumors

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

Cherington Doesn’t Envision Red Sox Being Sellers At Deadline

The Red Sox sit at .500 as they return from the All-Star break, just two and a half weeks away from the MLB trade deadline. Despite their struggles though, GM Ben Cherington doesn’t see the need to blow it all up.


Kevin Youkilis (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Kevin Youkilis’ Fall From Grace: How Did We Get Here?

Everyone from sports radio callers to national analysts seems to have come to the same conclusion: The sooner the Red Sox part ways with Youkilis, the better. How exactly did we get here?


BOSTON, MA - MAY 12:  Kevin Youkilis #20 of the Boston Red Sox watches the action during a game with the Cleveland Indians at Fenway Park May 12, 2012  in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Cherington Denies Report That Sox ‘Definitely Intend’ To Trade Youkilis

We’ve all been thinking it, but there now appears to be some factual evidence. The Red Sox are going to try to trade third baseman Kevin Youkilis.


Roy Oswalt (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Report: Oswalt Throws Bullpen Session For Red Sox

Despite the abundance of pitching, the Sox are reportedly still interested in adding one more arm.


CHICAGO, IL - APRIL 26:  Kevin Youkilis #20 of the Boston Red Sox is congratulated in the dugout after hitting a grand slam scoring teammates Ryan Sweeney #12, Adrian Gonzalez #28 and David Ortiz #34 during the third inning against the Chicago White Sox at U.S. Cellular Field on April 26, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Report: Valentine ‘Wanted Youkilis Out’ Since Spring Training

Ken Rosenthal reported Friday that a rival executive said that “[Bobby] Valentine wanted Youkilis out as far back as spring training, viewing him as a liability.”


BOSTON, MA - APRIL 21:  Kevin Youkilis #20 of the Boston Red Sox sends the ball to first for the out against the New York Yankees on April 21, 2012 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Chicago Tribune: Youkilis To White Sox Makes Sense For Chicago

If the Red Sox are looking to trade Youkilis, he will have to play in order to prove he’s healthy, and one Chicago writer thinks that the White Sox could make a perfect trading partner for Boston.


Red Sox catcher Kelly Shoppach. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Report: Kelly Shoppach Could Be Hot Commodity On Trade Market

Whether it’s for this year or for the future, the Red Sox are going to need some help to get back to being a championship contender. Fortunately, they may have a valuable trading chip that could get them some pieces.


Rockies starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Report: Red Sox Make Call On Ubaldo Jimenez

Danny Knobler of CBSSports reports the Sox have called the Colorado Rockies to inquire about right-handed starter Ubaldo Jimenez.