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  1. Castillo's focus: 'Take things as they come'

    Gordon Edes

    PITTSBURGH -- Rusney Castillo, the 5-foot-9, 205-pound outfielder whose professional career in Cuba ended 14 months ago in a provincial tournament near his hometown of Ciego de Avila, pronounced himself ready to embark on his major league career with...

    Blog | September 17, 2014
  2. Red Sox executive Allard Baird interviews for Arizona Diamondback...

    Gordon Edes

    Allard Baird, the Red Sox vice president of player personnel who played a leading role in the signing of Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo, interviewed Tuesday for the vacant Arizona GM position, according to a published report.

    Story | Conversation | September 16, 2014
  3. Holt slated for more tests Thursday

    Gordon Edes

    PITTSBURGH -- Red Sox utilityman Brock Holt is not expected to face the Pittsburgh Pirates -- the team that drafted him in 2009, gave him his first big-league exposure in 2012, then traded him to the Sox in December of the same year -- during this we...

    Blog | September 16, 2014
  4. Waiting on Rusney; playing the spoiler

    Gordon Edes

    PITTSBURGH -- The Red Sox have a dozen games left to play in 2014, six on the road, then six at home to drop the curtain on their second last-place finish in three years. Here are a few reasons, beyond force of habit, to stick with the Sox to the ...

    Blog | September 16, 2014
  5. Rapid Reaction: Rays 7, Red Sox 0

    Gordon Edes

    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- The Red Sox were held to one hit for the third time this season and second time in nine days Saturday night by the Tampa Bay Rays, 7-0 winners before a crowd of 17,463 in Tropicana Field. Of greater concern to the Sox was t...

    Blog | August 30, 2014
  6. Source: Don't rule out Pirates for Lester

    Gordon Edes

    A major league source said Tuesday "that you can't rule out" Pittsburgh as one of the teams interested in Sox left-hander Jon Lester. "Anything is possible," the source said, responding to a report on Yahoo! Sports that the Pirates were a darkhor...

    Blog | July 29, 2014
  7. Betts hits big time on biggest stage

    Gordon Edes

    NEW YORK -- At the ripe age of 26, which makes him the senior member of the Boston Red Sox rookie class, Brock Holt is two years removed from his big league debut, which he made with the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2012. How did that day compare to Mook...

    Blog | June 30, 2014
  8. Brentz working hard to make an impression

    Gordon Edes

    JUPITER, Fla. -- "My brother got all the size," Bryce Brentz says. "I'm the runt of the family." Six-foot-four Jared Brentz has at least four inches over his twin brother, and a build that bears a greater resemblance to Charlie Brentz, their fathe...

    Blog | March 05, 2014
  9. Better to win blowouts than nailbiters?

    Gordon Edes

    BALTIMORE -- We tend to pay a great deal of attention to a team's record in one-run games, presuming that the better teams win the close ones. But at least this season, there is a far greater correlation between a team's success in blowout games (...

    Blog | September 28, 2013
  10. Notes: Ross to see concussion specialist

    Gordon Edes

    BOSTON -- A few quick hits from manager John Farrell: * Catcher David Ross is scheduled to be examined Thursday in Pittsburgh by neuropsychologist Dr. Micky Collins, MLB's consultant on concussions, at the University of Pittsburgh's Medical Center...

    Blog | June 19, 2013
  11. Some good news for Drew

    Gordon Edes

    Shortstop Stephen Drew was cleared for baseball activity by neuropsychologist Dr. Micky Collins, MLB's consultant on concussions, after Drew was evaluated by Collins and his staff at the University of Pittsburgh's Medical Center. Drew was back in cam...

    Blog | March 21, 2013
  12. Drew sent to concussion center

    Gordon Edes

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Boston Red Sox shortstop Stephen Drew is headed for Pittsburgh on Tuesday to be evaluated over the next two days at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's Sports Medicine Concussion Program. Drew has not played since Mar...

    Blog | March 19, 2013
  13. Stephen Drew of Boston Red Sox to undergo more tests

    Gordon Edes

    Boston Red Sox shortstop Stephen Drew is headed for Pittsburgh on Tuesday to be evaluated over the next two days at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's Sports Medicine Concussion Program.

    Story | Conversation | March 19, 2013
  14. Drew to see specialist if symptoms persist

    Gordon Edes

    BRADENTON, Fla. -- Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell said Monday that if shortstop Stephen Drew's concussion symptoms do not improve by the end of the day Tuesday, the club plans to send him to Pittsburgh to see Dr. Mickey Collins, Major League Bas...

    Blog | March 18, 2013
  15. Quick hits: Middlebrooks not in lineup

    Gordon Edes

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Quick hits from Red Sox manager John Farrell prior to Friday night's exhibition here against the Pittsburgh Pirates: --Third baseman Will Middlebrooks worked out Friday but was kept out of the lineup. He is scheduled to play Sa...

    Blog | March 01, 2013
  16. Takeaways: Sox 16, Pirates 6; a walk-a-thon

    Gordon Edes

    BRADENTON, Fla. -- Takeaways from McKechnie Field, the splendidly refurbished spring home of the Pittsburgh Pirates, who have had 20 consecutive losing seasons and offered little evidence in a 16-6 loss to the Red Sox on Thursday that that streak wil...

    Blog | February 28, 2013