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The Boston Red Sox have signed Koji Uehara to a two-year contract through the 2016 season, the team announced Thursday.
From: ESPN | By: ESPN.com news services | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Former Boston Red Sox infielder Kevin Youkilis is retiring, his agent says.
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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ESPN senior baseball writer Jerry Crasnick discusses the Cardinals' decision to exercise their 2015 contract option on pitcher John Lackey, which is at the major league minimum....
From: ESPN | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The St. Louis Cardinals have exercised their 2015 contract option on pitcher John Lackey, which is at the major league minimum.
From: ESPN | By: Associated Press | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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My friend and mentor Stephen Burgard, director of Northeastern’s School of Journalism for the past dozen years, died on Sunday. It was unexpected — he was on sabbatical, happily working on a new version of his book about religion and the media,...
From: Media Nation | By: Dan Kennedy | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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An imperfect end to an epic postseason. My eyelids drooped half closed and I tilted my head back in one slow, listening nod. "At least they made it this far." Yeah. That's true. It was incredible. The god-dog Kansas City Royals went to the World Series!...
From: Royals Review | By: Tyler Drenon | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Former Boston Mayor Tom Menino, who died Thursday, oversaw one of the most dominant eras in sports history. But there's more to Menino's sports legacy than championships.
From: WBUR | By: Martin Kessler | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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One of the more intriguing free agents this offseason, as it pertained to the Orioles, was Boston Red Sox closer Koji Uehara.
From: Baltimore Sun | By: Dan Connolly | Friday, October 31, 2014
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When the Oakland A's acquired Jon Lester at the 2014 trade deadline, they wanted him to do one thing: carry them deep into October. Instead, Oakland limped into the postseason, and the veteran southpaw didn't make it past the American League Wild Card...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Jacob Shafer | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Pedro Martinez made his Red Sox debut on April 1, 1998, tossing seven scoreless innings to beat the Oakland A’s.A few days later, he met Mayor Thomas M. Menino — and felt like a full-fledged Bostonian.Menino offered Martinez advice on all things...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Scott Lauber | Friday, October 31, 2014
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All along, the Red Sox insisted that neither Koji Uehara’s late-season struggles nor the specter of his 40th birthday in April would diminish their desire to re-sign him.Yesterday, they proved it.And then they doubled down....
From: Boston Herald | By: By Scott Lauber | Friday, October 31, 2014
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Royals drafted eight spots ahead of the Giants in June 2007.They passed on Madison Bumgarner with the second overall pick in the draft, and went with Mike Moustakas instead.The Red Sox, with the 55th overall pick, drafted Nick...
From: Boston Herald | By: By Michael Silverman | Friday, October 31, 2014
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The last time Theo Epstein hired the right manager at the right time and turned it into the right answer was when he hired Terry Francona to manage the Red Sox. Eleven years later, could he repeat history? With the guy who finished second to ­Francona...
From: Chicago Sun-Times | By: Editor | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Free agency officially begins on Tuesday. Assuming they're still available, the Mariners will place calls to representatives for Victor Martinez, Melky Cabrera, Nelson Cruz, Michael Cuddyer and every other available player capable of hitting a round...
From: Lookout Landing | By: Colin O'Keefe | Friday, October 31, 2014
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The Boston Red Sox have begun working their way down the checklist. The Red Sox...
From: NESN | By: Ricky Doyle | Friday, October 31, 2014
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The city of Boston lost a great man, but he left behind an enduring legacy....
From: NESN | By: NESN Video | Friday, October 31, 2014
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It has been an interesting week for all things related to Yoenis Cespedes.read more...
From: WEEI | By: Rob Bradford | Friday, October 31, 2014
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The Red Sox and Koji Uehara have agreed on a two-year contract extension (2/18). The announcement came on the one-year anniversary of Uehara striking out Matt Carpenter for the final out of last season's World Series.Ben Cherington:So we had a chance...
From: The Joy of Sox | By: allan | Friday, October 31, 2014
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The Boston sports world remembered former Mayor Thomas Menino, who died Thursday after a long...
From: NESN | By: Sam Galanis | Friday, October 31, 2014
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A federal bankruptcy judge today approved a Chapter 11 reorganization that will allow DirecTV and AT&T to purchase Comcast SportsNet Houston, reports David Barron of the Houston Chronicle. The network will be relaunched next month as ROOT Sports...
From: MLB Trade Rumors | By: Steve Adams | Friday, October 31, 2014
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The Boston Red Sox are counting on Koji Uehara to age well. The Red Sox...
From: NESN | By: Ricky Doyle | Friday, October 31, 2014
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It has been an interesting week for all things related to Yoenis Cespedes. A report in the N.Y. Daily News came out saying with Cespedes switching agents to Roc Nation, that “increased” the chances of the Red Sox trading him this offseason with Roc...
From: WEEI | By: Ryan Hannable | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Mut, Rob Bradford, and Alex Speier talk with Red Sox GM Ben Cherington. Ben addresses some questions regarding Will Middlebrooks, Rusney Castillo, as well as Yoenis Cespedes' future with the club.[0:01:38] ... so fall off from what might have asked....
From: WEEI | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Starting on Tuesday, the Red Sox can start negotiating with free agents on other teams. And that could include a pitcher the Red Sox are extremely familiar with in lefty Jon Lester, the man they traded to the Oakland Athletics for Yoenis Cespedes back...
From: MLB.com | By: Ian Browne | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Mut, Rob Bradford and Alex Speier are back and talking not only Red Sox, but MLB Hot Stove. They talk with Red Sox GM Ben Cherington, and take some phone calls about some of the Red Sox potential moves.[0:04:39] ... rotation starter and we know the avenues...
From: WEEI | Friday, October 31, 2014
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The Boston Red Sox wasted no time in rolling up their sleeves. The Red Sox...
From: NESN | By: Ricky Doyle | Friday, October 31, 2014
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Bovada has released its early odds for the 2015 World Series. No surprise that the Yankees are not among the favorites. In fact, they’re barely in the top half of Major League Baseball. They’re given the same odds as the last-place Red Sox. Here’s...
From: LoHud Yankees Blog | By: Chad Jennings | Friday, October 31, 2014
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BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Red Sox have signed closer Koji Uehara for two more years.The All-Star reliever will earn $18 million through 2016.Uehara joined
From: Taiwan News | By: By JIMMY GOLENAssociated Press | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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We look at four free agents the Sox might have an eye on, two on the mound, two at third base.[0:00:38] ... it's baseball. Baseball as in free agency as in now that the World Series is over. Pour the targets for the Boston Red Sox as they go forward...
From: WEEI | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The Fielding Bible Awards are back. And they have an interesting wrinkle this time around....
From: Hardball Talk | By: D.J. Short | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo's plan of getting a number of at-bats during the offseason has been derailed by a right thumb contusion he sustained while playing in the Arizona Fall League.
From: MLB.com | By: Ian Browne | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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A case can be made that Koji Uehara’s one-year deal that included a second-year vesting option, signed as a free agent in December 2012, represented one of the best free-agent deals in Red Sox history. Uehara performed at a level of historic distinction...
From: WEEI | By: Alex Speier | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The luster wore off Boston Red Sox closer Koji Uehara a bit in 2014, but the team still likes Uehara enough to extend him for two more seasons. The team announced Thursday a new two-year contract for Uehara, who will bypass free agency and make $18M...
From: Yahoo Sports | By: Mike Oz | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Closer Koji Uehara will turn 40 by the start of the 2015 MLB season, but that didn't scare away the Boston Red Sox.     The team announced Thursday that the reliever was re-signed to a new contract: WEEI.com's Alex Speier announced the terms of the...
From: Bleacher Report | By: Mike Chiari | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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ST. LOUIS — The Cardinals have exercised their 2015 contract option on pitcher John Lackey,...
From: NESN | By: The Associated Press | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The Red Sox announced that they have signed right-hander Koji Uehara to a two-year extension that runs through the 2016 season. Alex Speier of WEEI.com reports that it is a two-year, $18MM contract (Twitter link). Uehara is represented by Mark … Continue...
From: MLB Trade Rumors | By: Steve Adams | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The Boston Red Sox have signed closer Koji Uehara for two more years.
From: San Diego Union-Tribune | By: JIMMY GOLEN AP Sports Writer | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The Red Sox have signed reliever Koji Uehara to a two-year contract, the team announced Thursday. The deal is worth $18 million total, according to a source. Uehara has a 1.75 ERA, 0.73 WHIP and 47 saves in 137 appearances since joining the Red Sox two...
From: WEEI | By: WEEI | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The Boston Red Sox have a lot of moving parts heading into the 2015 season,...
From: NESN | By: Darren Hartwell | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Just a few late afternoon notes on this first day of the offseason: • A source said this morning that the Yankees have been granted a fourth option year for outfielder Eury Perez, the 24-year-old claimed off waivers from the Nationals at the end of...
From: LoHud Yankees Blog | By: Chad Jennings | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The closer will be back in Boston and will likely end his career there. The Red Sox have signed closer Koji Uehara to a two-year, $18 million contract extension, according to a team announcement. Alex Speier of WEEI.com was first to report the value...
From: MLB Daily Dish | By: Chris Cotillo | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Koji and his high fives will be in Boston for two more seasons. Players across Major League Baseball became free agents on Thursday, but as of now, they can only re-sign with their most recent club. That works just fine for Koji Uehara and the Red Sox,...
From: Over the Monster | By: Marc Normandin | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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From: Tampa Tribune | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The Cardinals have exercised their league-minimum option on right-hander John Lackey, per a report from the Associated Press. The move is little more than a formality, as there was never any real doubt that the Cardinals would exercise the mere … Continue...
From: MLB Trade Rumors | By: Steve Adams | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The Red Sox have signed reliever Koji Uehara to a two-year contract, the team announced Thursday. The deal is worth $18 million total, according to a source.read more...
From: WEEI | By: WEEI | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Red Sox re-signed RHP Koji Uehara to a two-year contract.
From: Rotoworld | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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Overall in two seasons with the Red Sox he threw 139 innings with a 1.75 ERA and 181/17 K/BB ratio....
From: Hardball Talk | By: Aaron Gleeman | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The Red Sox announced Thursday afternoon that Uehara and the Red Sox agreed upon a two-year contract that will keep him in a Red Sox uniform through the 2016 season....
From: WBZ-TV | By: mfhurley | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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The future looks bright for Rusney Castillo, but he’ll have to wait a bit before...
From: NESN | By: Darren Hartwell | Thursday, October 30, 2014
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