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  1. Outfield trade market bears watching

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington wasn't engaging in doublespeak when he said that all trades don't fit neatly into a "buyer's" bucket or "seller's" bucket. There are deals that a team can make that could help in the short term to bols...

    Blog | July 03, 2014
  2. Ben remains in wait-and-see mode

    Gordon Edes

    NEW YORK -- Can't call 'em buyers. Can't call 'em sellers. About the safest thing you can say about the Red Sox, a month before the trading deadline, is they're accepting any and all calls. Red Sox GM Ben Cherington, in the midst of discussing the...

    Blog | June 29, 2014
  3. Cherington: 'We just haven't clicked'

    Gordon Edes

    BALTIMORE -- While it may not seem so to folks alarmed by the Boston Red Sox beginning Tuesday night 10 games out of first place in the AL East, general manager Ben Cherington made a couple of references to it still being "early," and expressed confi...

    Blog | June 10, 2014
  4. Boston Red Sox can win without roster overhaul, GM Ben Cherington...

    Gordon Edes

    Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington told reporters it's still "early" and expressed confidence that the team doesn't need a roster overhaul.

    Story | Conversation | June 10, 2014
  5. Rapid Reaction: Red Sox 8, Braves 6

    Gordon Edes

    ATLANTA -- With general manager Ben Cherington showing up in town and owner John W. Henry tweeting from afar, the Boston Red Sox ended their 10-game losing streak Monday afternoon before a crowd of 48,501 in Turner Field, many of them boisterous Sox ...

    Blog | May 26, 2014
  6. Cherington on leadoff puzzle, Bradley's bat

    Gordon Edes

    ATLANTA -- Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington acknowledged that his team's inability to replace Jacoby Ellsbury in the leadoff spot (although he never mentioned Ellsbury by name) has been an ongoing issue. "In a perfect world, we'd go in with ...

    Blog | May 26, 2014
  7. GM Ben Cherington says Boston Red Sox are 'going to win' despite ...

    Gordon Edes

    Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington, in a move reminiscent of predecessor Theo Epstein from 10 years ago, parachuted into town Monday with the club looking to break a 10-game losing streak.

    Story | Conversation | May 26, 2014
  8. Stephen Drew officially joins Boston Red Sox

    Gordon Edes

    For shortstop Stephen Drew and Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington, this was not the time for back-tracking.

    Story | Conversation | May 21, 2014
  9. Sox shoot down bobblehead conspiracy

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- Don't blame the bobbleheads. It's understandable why the Tampa Bay Rays weren't in favor of rescheduling Wednesday night's postponement with the Red Sox as part of a day-night doubleheader Thursday. Acting player representative Ben Zobri...

    Blog | April 30, 2014
  10. Jon Lester says stalled talks with Boston Red Sox no sign he'll t...

    Gordon Edes

    Boston Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester questioned a report that his stalled contract negotiations meant that it is "looking more and more" like this is his last season with the team.

    Story | Conversation | April 12, 2014
  11. World champion Boston Red Sox visit White House, President Barack...

    Gordon Edes

    President Barack Obama welcomed the World Series champion Red Sox to the White House, praising their triumph on the field last fall while hailing them as a symbol of their city's determined response to the bombing at last year's Boston Marathon.

    Story | Conversation | April 01, 2014
  12. Cordero: The comeback that fell short

    Gordon Edes

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- When Red Sox GM Ben Cherington and manager John Farrell spoke to Francisco Cordero on Thursday and told him he had not made the team, they said there was a spot for him in Triple-A Pawtucket's bullpen if he wanted it. Cordero a...

    Blog | March 28, 2014
  13. GM: Sox hope for Lester deal this week

    Gordon Edes

    SARASOTA, Fla. -- Red Sox GM Ben Cherington, who was here Monday to announce David Ortiz's contract extension, said the club is still attempting to strike an agreement with pitcher Jon Lester on a new deal before the end of camp, but would not specul...

    Blog | March 24, 2014
  14. David Ortiz, Boston Red Sox announce new contract

    Gordon Edes

    David Ortiz and the Red Sox took a pretty direct route to the contract extension that was formally announced Monday in an agreement that is designed to keep Ortiz in a Sox uniform for the rest of his career.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2014
  15. Cherington: 'We like the roster we have'

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington said Tuesday night that while he expects to add more players to the team before the start of spring training next month, he does not anticipate trading anyone on the current roster. "We feel good wi...

    Blog | January 21, 2014
  16. Sox quiet at meetings, but not done yet

    Gordon Edes

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- The winter meetings are over. We return you to your regularly scheduled programming, the Red Sox having done nothing here to warrant your attention for four days. But just because Sox general manager Ben Cherington did no...

    Blog | December 12, 2013