Peter Gammons: Red Sox bolster starting rotation in Lester's absence

Peter Gammons: Red Sox bolster starting rotation in Lester’s absence

While Boston columnists were still writing about last March, Cherington acquired Wade Miley, Rick Porcello and Justin Masterson at the same combined salary… [read more]

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Jamey Newberg: Unkempt

This contribution was provided by Jamey Newberg of The Newberg Report. The Newberg Report provides daily coverage of the Texas Rangers. Because I’m in the final stages of workup for tomorrow night’s Book Release Party, I had no plans to write today. The queue includes blank-so-far reports on … [Read More...]

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Nine holiday gifts you can still get for the baseball fan

Yes, I know you think that sweater looks terrific and you probably think the new CD "Kim and Kanye's Favorite Kristmas Karols" will be loved, but it's not too late to get the baseball fan in your life a gift they will actually like this holiday season. Nine to Give Here are some items that will … [Read More...]

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Patience, Not Aggression, Key for Evan Longoria in 2015

Alec Dopp is a contributor to Gammons Daily and also covers the Green Bay Gamblers of the United States Hockey League. Connect with him on LinkedIn and give him a follow on Twitter @alecdopp Though headlines surrounding the Tampa Bay Rays this offseason have largely fixated on the departure of … [Read More...]

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Peter Gammons: Miller heads to the Bronx; Will Lester return to Boston?

On the off day between the 2013 ALDS and ALCS, Andrew Miller, cast on his foot from a break he suffered in July, hobbled by the batting cage, clearly uneasy, uncomfortable. “I’m thinking maybe I should go home,” he said. “I’m not helping the team. They’re playing, I’m not.” And hobbled off. A few … [Read More...]

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Peter Gammons: Waking up to a new AL East

They don’t know who will manage them, but at least the Tampa Bay Rays know who they are, that there’s a chance they have the best pitcher in the American League East in Alex Cobb and even with their former manager and former general manager in a $150M poker game over Jon Lester that somehow, … [Read More...]

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Peter Gammons: For the Blue Jays, It’s Been Too Long to Boast

In the first month of the off-winter, Alex Anthopoulos has signed Russell Martin, traded for a prized second base prospect named Devon Travis and now acquired Josh Donaldson, whose WAR puts him in an elite class among all American League players, let alone third basemen. But on Saturday, Anthopoulos … [Read More...]