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  1. Vazquez in his comfort zone behind plate

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- Between Boston and Triple-A Pawtucket, the Red Sox's Christian Vazquez played in 121 games last season, 106 of them behind the plate. That's a full load for any catcher, and more games than he'd ever played in a single season. He was entitl...

    Blog | January 29, 2015
  2. Napoli rejuvenated after dramatic surgery

    Gordon Edes

    MASHANTUCKET, Conn. -- "Have you ever had a bad night's sleep?" Mike Napoli asked. "For eight years, I never had a good night's sleep." The Red Sox first baseman suffered from a condition known as obstructive sleep apnea, a disorder in which breat...

    Blog | January 24, 2015
  3. Dustin Pedroia predicts big things for 2015

    Gordon Edes

    MASHANTUCKET, Conn. -- It's not often an owner gets to do some trash-talking about a player, and Boston Red Sox chairman Tom Werner wasn't about to pass up the chance. That's how Dustin Pedroia found himself on the other end of a pingpong table facin...

    Blog | January 24, 2015
  4. Holt packing infield and outfield gloves

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- Red Sox utilityman Brock Holt, who missed the last month of the season after experiencing concussion symptoms, said Thursday that he plans to have a last followup consultation before the start of spring training with Dr. Micky Collins, the ...

    Blog | January 22, 2015
  5. Betts done worrying about trade rumors

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- Mookie Betts didn't have to track the trade rumors in which he was mentioned this winter. He had plenty of friends and family members keeping him regularly informed. "Pretty much all the time," he said Thursday before the Boston baseball...

    Blog | January 22, 2015
  6. Farrell: Craig could see time at third base

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- The Red Sox have spoken with Allen Craig about playing some third base in spring training, and the first baseman-outfielder was receptive to the idea, manager John Farrell said. Switch-hitting free agent Pablo Sandoval was signed to a fi...

    Blog | January 22, 2015
  7. Sox GM: No more roster splashes expected

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington all but put to rest Thursday any notion that the Sox will sign free agent pitcher James Shields or trade for another front-line starting pitcher before the start of spring training. Speaking with re...

    Blog | January 22, 2015
  8. In dominating fashion, Pedro gets Hall call

    Gordon Edes

    Pitcher Pedro Martinez, who once wrenched off the heads of his sisters' dolls to use as baseballs, on Tuesday was a first-ballot selection to the National Baseball Hall of Fame, the 12th Red Sox pitcher so honored and the second from his native Domin...

    Blog | January 06, 2015
  9. Will Boston Red Sox rotation be OK as is?

    Gordon Edes

    Boston's rotation is deep, but an evaluator finds some red flags.

    Story | Conversation | December 22, 2014
  10. New Red Sox catcher Ryan Hanigan excited to come home to Boston

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- When Ryan Hanigan was a senior at Andover High, he played on a Massachusetts high school all-star team with Rick Asadoorian, a Worcester native and star at Northbridge High. Asadoorian, the hot prospect at the time, was drafted in the first...

    Blog | December 20, 2014
  11. Cherington: Sox aren't searching for an ace

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- If Ben Cherington's words can be taken at face value, James Shields isn't walking through the Boston Red Sox clubhouse door anytime soon. Neither is Max Scherzer, Cole Hamels nor Johnny Cueto, the elite starting pitchers whose names have be...

    Blog | December 20, 2014
  12. Craig Breslow agrees to 1-year deal worth $2M with Boston Red Sox...

    Gordon Edes

    The Boston Red Sox turned to a familiar face to address their need for left-handed bullpen help, coming to terms with Craig Breslow on a one-year $2 million deal, according to agent Bob Baratta.

    Story | Conversation | December 19, 2014
  13. Boston Red Sox work on Will Middlebrooks deal with San Diego Padr...

    Gordon Edes

    The Red Sox and Padres are working on a trade that would send third baseman Will Middlebrooks to San Diego and catcher Ryan Hanigan to Boston, but as of mid-Friday it had not been finalized, according to a league source.

    Story | Conversation | December 19, 2014
  14. Cora on Castillo: 'He's not a prima donna'

    Gordon Edes

    Alex Cora, who played 14 seasons in the big leagues, including four with the Red Sox, on Wednesday gave a strong endorsement to Rusney Castillo, the Cuban outfielder who is playing for Cora in Puerto Rico as he prepares for his first spring training ...

    Blog | December 17, 2014
  15. Sox acquire reliever Varvaro from Braves

    Gordon Edes

    The Boston Red Sox on Tuesday acquired middle reliever Anthony Varvaro from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for minor-league reliever Aaron Kurcz and cash considerations, which would appear to close the door on free agent Burke Badenhop's return to th...

    Blog | December 17, 2014
  16. Red Sox OF picture coming into focus

    Gordon Edes

    SAN DIEGO -- Thursday's trade of Yoenis Cespedes to the Detroit Tigers for pitcher Rick Porcello provides some clarity to how the Red Sox outfield is expected to line up in 2015. Rusney Castillo was signed last August to be the center fielder. Han...

    Blog | December 11, 2014