Red Sox Close To Acquiring Pirates Closer Joel HanrahanA person familiar with the talks said the Red Sox and Pirates are close to completing a trade that would send All-Star closer Joel Hanrahan to Boston for a handful of prospects.
Red Sox Blank Boston College 6-0 In ExhibitionKevin Youkilis hit a three-run homer in the first inning to lead the Boston Red Sox to 6-0 exhibition win over Boston College on Saturday. Park.