3 hrs ago
Boston Red Sox Hot Stove: Minor moves don't grab headlines, but they worked out well in 2013
The New York Mets got Curtis Granderson, and the New York Yankees got Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann, and Carlos Beltran.
7 hrs ago
Shin-Soo Choo Seeking 7-Years, $140 Million in New Contract
The top rated player remaining on the free-agent market is outfielder Shin-Soo Choo and while the Red Sox were originally tied to him and possibly exploring the idea of bringing his services to Boston, his alleged price tag should diminish those rumors.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Albany Times Union
Quiet opening for baseball winter meeting
Joe Torre, far right, speaks at a news conference with Tony La Russa, left, and Bobby Cox after it was announced the retired managers were unanimously elected to the baseball Hall of Fame during the MLB winter meetings in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Monday, Dec. 9, 2013.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Trade talks for OF Kemp active, agent says
Matt Kemp 's agent, Dave Stewart, said Monday night at baseball's winter meetings that he believed "something was brewing" in trade talks involving the Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder.
Northern Michigan News
Winter meetings open with quiet _ between storms?
David Price still was being dangled on the trade market by the Tampa Bay Rays. Shin-Soo Choo and Nelson Cruz could be signed for a large pile of cash.
Ferguson: Plenty of swings and misses at past Winter Meetings
Baseball's Winter Meetings used to be the highlight of the off season. They still are, to a certain degree, but not nearly what they once were.
As winter meetings open, a look at Red Sox' needs -- plus, a payroll update
For the third time in eight years, baseball's annual winter meetings have returned to Walt Disney World's Swan and Dolphin, twin resort hotels in the shadow of the Magic Kingdom.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Winter Meetings an opportunity for Red Sox
Baseball's Winter Meetings are back at the Swan and Dolphin hotel complex at Disney World for the first time since 2010.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Dodgers field inquiries on outfielders as winter meetings approach
A flurry of big-name, big-money moves over the past week have taken some of the star power out of baseball's annual winter meetings, which begin Monday in Orlando, Fla.
The Providence Journal
Red Sox Depth Chart: Red Sox overflowing with starting pitching
The Red Sox found themselves back on top of the baseball world in 2013 quicker than anybody could have imagined.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
So Long, Sam Fuld
Oct 7, 2013; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays left fielder Sam Fuld scores a run during the eighth inning against the Boston Red Sox in game three of the American League divisional series at Tropicana Field.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
The Providence Journal
Updating the 2014 MLB draft order
With Brian McCann and Jacoby Ellsbury both signing extravagant contracts with the New York Yankees, the first round of the 2014 amateur draft has begun to take shape.
Jacoby Ellsbury to the Yankees was an inevitability
You knew Jacoby Ellsbury's time in Boston was over. You knew the Yankees were a likelihood based on the amount and length of contract he and agent Scott Boras were after.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Over The Monster
I fully understand it, and have absolutely no qualms with it. As a native New Englander, forced to relocate to New Jersey as a young man, my hatred for the Bronx Bombers is as strong as it was the night Aaron Boone made me cry myself to sleep in 2003.
National Review Online
Making Sense of the Ellsbury Deal
As you know, superagent Scott Boras and the Yankees front office reached an agreement on the services of client Jacoby Ellsbury: seven years totaling $153 million.
Bugs and Cranks
Tuesday was a rough one for fans who sometimes prefer the name on the back of the shirt to the name on the front.
New York Daily News
Madden: What the ELL? Yanks' Jacoby deal doesn't have legs
Free agents rarely live up to a long-term deal. In the case of all the position players Alex Rodriguez, Albert Pujols, Ryan Howard and Josh Hamilton contracts are already looking like financial boondoggles, and you can throw Prince Fielder's nine-year, $214 million deal in there, too.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Adam KaufmanJacoby Ellsbury's departure is good news for Red Sox fans
Outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury is the latest long-time member of the Red Sox to join the hated Yankees, courtesy of a seven-year, $153 million contract.
Yankees on verge of signing OF Ellsbury
According to the Daily News, a deal is done, pending a physical, with free agent and former Red Sox outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury.