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  1. Examining the Boston Red Sox catcher situation for 2016; Blake Swihart willing to play first baseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... quite an impressive ERA considering the bulk of Vazquez's games were in August and September after Jon Lester, John Lackey and Jake Peavy were traded, and when young hurlers Rubby De La Rosa, Anthony Ranaudo, Brandon Workman and Allen Webster were ...

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  2. Cardinals beat DBacks to boast best record in a decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    " St. Louis' John Lackey pitched seven strong innings to guide the Cardinals to a 3-1 win at Arizona on Wednesday, giving the team its best win-loss record in a decade and maintaining the handy lead atop the National League Central division. The Cardinals remained 4-1/2 games clear of Pittsburgh, while the third-placed Chicago Cubs lost ground after their winning streak ended at San Francisco.

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  3. More than a feeling? Chemistry tough to quantifyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Major League Baseball

    ... anything tends to get the statistically inclined riled up, it's the suggestion -- in this case, from guys like John Lackey and Jake Peavy , who were both on the 2013 Red Sox and both derided the "numbers guys" in the piece -- that teams can't win ...

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  4. Can Joe Kelly be part of Red Sox future?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boston.com

    ... why the Red Sox thought that Kelly represented an intriguing acquisition when they brought him back in the John Lackey trade. Was there a chance that he might not take as a starter? Of course in the same way that there might have been a chance that ...

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  5. Watch Pablo Sandoval flop onto a tarp to make an absurd foul-ball catch 08.25.15 |Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boston.com

    ... at $82.5 million, making him the highest paid pitcher in franchise history. The Red Sox signed starting pitcher John Lackey to a five-year, $82.5 million deal prior to 2010. After a rough start to his career in Boston, he helped the Sox win the 2013 ...

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  6. Impressive lineup at Sabermetrics SeminarRead the original story

    Monday Aug 24 | Boston Red Sox

    ... that history cannot be judged until it's played out. One example provided by the former GM: Right-hander John Lackey for righty Joe Kelly and OF/1B Allen Craig, a deal that went down on Trade Deadline Day 2014. Although the move has so far benefited ...

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  7. Madden: Who's the boss now? Helter-skelter dealing and...Read the original story

    Saturday Aug 22 | BTF's Baseball Primer

    As for Castillo , he spent most of the season either at Triple-A or on the disabled list, obviously falling far short of the 2015 projections by Bill James, Red Sox owner John Henry's resident sabermetrics fraud. James, who ought to be Dombrowski's first "exit velo" candidate, also projected Allen Craig - whom Cherington acquired last summer from the Cardinals with pitcher Joe Kelly for John Lackey in one of the worst trades in Red Sox history - to hit .280 with 30 doubles, 15 homers and a .280 average.

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  8. Madden: Dodgers & Red Sox moves making Yankees look stableRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | New York Daily News

    ... also projected Allen Craig - whom Cherington acquired last summer from the Cardinals with pitcher Joe Kelly for John Lackey in one of the worst trades in Red Sox history - to hit .280 with 30 doubles, 15 homers and a .280 average. Craig ($5.5M) is ...

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  9. Dave Dombrowski is Here. And the Red Sox May Never Lose Again.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Surviving Grady

    ... things as GM of the Tigers, but the best team he ever fielded was knocked out of the playoffs by David Ortiz, John Lackey, Jonny Gomes and those magnificent bearded bastards of 2013. In fact, no team he's ever worked for has won a World Series on ...

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  10. Nine Innings: Ben Cherington deserved to lose his job, but dona t...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Boston.com

    ... Garin Cecchini). I'm not saying he did not make mistakes, many of them. I mean, dammit, he turned Jon Lester and John Lackey into Rick Porcello, Allen Craig, and Joe Kelly. That's an inexcusable offense, maybe even a fireable one in itself, before ...

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  11. Analysis -- What's best for the Red Sox: That's all that NH's Ben Cherington wantedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | UnionLeader.com

    ... Say what you want about Ben Cherington's missteps during the past two years, from the ill-advised trade of John Lackey to the belief that Hanley Ramirez could play left field and the failure to acquire a No. 1 starter. They all pale in comparison to ...

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  12. Here's what's on Dave Dombrowski's Red Sox to-do listRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Sporting News

    ... But if you had to pick one for the 2015 Red Sox, look no further than the starting rotation. With Jon Lester and John Lackey gone, Boston came into the season without a true No. 1 starter. Its alternative was trading with Dombrowski's Tigers for ...

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  13. Red Sox Release Justin MastersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | BoSox Injection

    ... Sox was in shambles and was disassembled. The starting rotation took the brunt of the hits, sending Jon Lester , John Lackey , Jake Peavy , and Felix Doubront to other teams, leaving only Clay Buchholz as the only starter to remain with the club. ...

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  14. It Was Time For Sox To Bring In Dombrowski And Clean HouseRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Hometown Annapolis

    ... was entirely classy. Unfortunately, it doesn't make up for the club failing to sign Jon Lester or him trading John Lackey to the Cardinals for Allen Craig and Joe Kelly. It doesn't make up for signing Hanley Ramirez to a four-year, $88 million deal ...

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  15. Lauber: Ben Cherington hurt by own unselfish approachRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 20 | Boston Herald

    Say what you want about Ben Cherington's missteps during the past two years, from the ill-advised trade of John Lackey to the belief that Hanley Ramirez could play left field and the failure to acquire a No.1 starter. They all pale in comparison to his real problem.

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  16. Unselfish approach bites Ben CheringtonRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Boston Herald

    Say what you want about Ben Cherington's missteps during the past two years, from the ill-advised trade of John Lackey to the belief that Hanley Ramirez could play left field and the failure to acquire a No.1 starter. They all pale in comparison to his real problem.

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  17. Red Sox seek better player evaluationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Boston.com

    ... to the A's for Yoenis Cespedes brought in an outfielder who didn't adapt well to Boston. The deal that moved John Lackey to the Cardinals for Allen Craig and Joe Kelly blew up spectacularly. The signing of Rusney Castillo to a seven-year deal did ...

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  18. Red Sox hire Dave Dombrowski as President, Ben Cherington out as general managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Examiner.com

    ... plate as the Sox sunk into mediocrity, leading to their top two pitchers being dealt away; Lester to Oakland and John Lackey to St. Louis. From there the rotation fell apart and the team finished in last place in the AL East. Going into 2015, high ...

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  19. Red Sox hire Dave Dombrowski as GM, Cherington will resignRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | New York Daily News

    ... Detroit for starter Rick Porcello, who has been part of a disastrous 2015 rotation. Cherington also sent starter John Lackey to St. Louis last year for pitcher Joe Kelly and outfielder Allen Craig; Lackey has pitched well, while Kelly and Craig and ...

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  20. Henry Owens still a work in progress for Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Boston.com

    ... same game. All five of his predecessors had at least one top-five finish in Cy Young balloting in their careers: John Lackey, Curt Schilling, Pedro Martinez, Roger Clemens, and Bruce Hurst. In that same 30-season stretch, he joins Jon Lester, Aaron ...

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