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  1. Rapid Reaction: White Sox 8, Red Sox 3

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- The most popular baseball team in Chicago these days? It's the Red Sox, in a runaway. A week after the National League's Cubs swept three straight from the Red Sox, the White Sox have won the first two of their four-game set against t...

    Blog | July 08, 2014
  2. Sox hit low point after being swept by Cubs

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- It does not fall within the parameters of his buttoned-down personality to do so. But after the Red Sox were swept at home by that colossus of the National League, the Chicago Almighty Cubs (CAC), including a 16-9 demolition Wednesday night...

    Blog | July 03, 2014
  3. Pitching jam: Doubront in pen, Rubby waits

    Gordon Edes

    NEW YORK -- Jake Peavy is scheduled to take his regular turn on Monday night in Fenway Park against the Chicago Cubs, said manager John Farrell, who abandoned plans to restore left-hander Felix Doubront to the rotation and said the team is still tryi...

    Blog | June 27, 2014
  4. Clay Buchholz of Boston Red Sox to return Wednesday vs. Seattle M...

    Gordon Edes

    Clay Buchholz will make his return to the Boston Red Sox rotation in Wednesday's series finale against Seattle.

    Story | Conversation | June 24, 2014
  5. Manny Ramirez apologizes for bad behavior at end of time with Bos...

    Gordon Edes

    Manny Ramirez apologized Wednesday for the 2008 incident in Houston in which he flung Red Sox traveling secretary Jack McCormick to the clubhouse floor in a dispute over tickets for that night's game.

    Story | Conversation | May 28, 2014
  6. Ortiz on Manny: 'Different guy'

    Gordon Edes

    ATLANTA -- David Ortiz said that his longtime slugging partner, Manny Ramirez, who on Sunday was announced as a new player-coach for the Chicago Cubs' Triple A team, is "a different guy." "To be honest with you, guys, the Manny you're going to see...

    Blog | May 26, 2014
  7. Boston Red Sox sign infielder Ryan Roberts

    Gordon Edes

    The Boston Red Sox on Monday signed free-agent infielder Ryan Roberts, optioning Brock Holt to Triple-A Pawtucket to make room on the 25-man roster.

    Story | Conversation | April 07, 2014
  8. Weird science? No, player evaluation tools

    Gordon Edes

    LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- In a story on Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein that appeared in ESPN the Magazine's MLB preview, author Tim Keown noted the team's reliance on "neuroscience" in scouting and player evaluation. "Hitters a...

    Blog | March 22, 2014
  9. Bard, Epstein reunion not surprising

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- It was the kind of move Theo Epstein loved to make when he was with the Boston Red Sox -- low risk, potentially high reward -- so it surprised no one on Yawkey Way when Epstein's current team, the Chicago Cubs, claimed reliever Daniel Bard ...

    Blog | September 04, 2013
  10. Source: 2014 visit from Cubs on tap

    Gordon Edes

    Ten years after the Red Sox won the World Series that ended their 86-year-long famine, the architect of that team, Theo Epstein, will have the perfect excuse to return. The Chicago Cubs, the team that Epstein now runs as president of baseball oper...

    Blog | August 07, 2013
  11. One-time Hawks fan Dempster stays neutral

    Gordon Edes

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The last time the Chicago Blackhawks played in the Stanley Cup finals, Ryan Dempster was pitching for the Cubs and arranged for the entire team to attend a playoff game. That was in 2010. A group of Blackhawks players recip...

    Blog | June 12, 2013
  12. Morning baseball, beer and dogs

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- Good morning from the Fens, where it never gets old on Patriots Day, seeing a couple sharing a breakfast of beer, hotdogs and onion rings before Mike and Mike have signed off on ESPN. Ryan Dempster, the former Cub, has had a lot of pra...

    Blog | April 15, 2013
  13. Failed starter Daniel Bard hopes simplified approach, fresh start...

    Gordon Edes

    Daniel Bard hopes a simplified approach will ease his transition back to relief.

    Story | Conversation | February 07, 2013
  14. Theo disputes assertions in book

    Gordon Edes

    Theo Epstein, who was Red Sox general manager for nine seasons before departing to become president of baseball operations for the Chicago Cubs in the aftermath of Boston's September 2011 collapse, on Wednesday addressed criticism of Red Sox ownershi...

    Blog | January 17, 2013
  15. Ryan Dempster says no to Red Sox

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- The Boston Red Sox made a two-year, $25 million offer to free agent right-hander Ryan Dempster but were turned down by the pitcher and his agent, Craig Landis, according to a source. Dempster is believed to be seeking a three-year deal a...

    Blog | December 07, 2012
  16. If Boston Red Sox do lure manager John Farrell away from Toronto ...

    Gordon Edes

    If the Sox obtain Toronto's John Farrell, there's precedent for compensation.

    Story | Conversation | October 06, 2012