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Red Sox complete $7 million deal with Duvall, cut Barnes

Jan. 25, 2023 00:30 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Adam Duvall and the Boston Red Sox finalized their $7 million, one-year contract Tuesday. The veteran outfielder can earn another $3 million in performance bonuses based on plate appearances. The sides agreed to terms last week, pending a physical. To...

Royals get LHP Taylor from Boston for oft-injured SS Mondesi

Jan. 24, 2023 14:36 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Royals acquired left-hander Josh Taylor from the Boston Red Sox for injury-prone shortstop Adalberto Mondesi and an additional player on Tuesday, the second straight day that Kansas City dealt one of its surplus position players in a bid to upgraded its lackluster...

Hembree, Brewers agree to minor league deals with Rays

Jan. 19, 2023 15:21 PM EST

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Tampa Bay Rays agreed Thursday to minor league contracts with right-handers Heath Hembree, Ben Heller, Colten Brewer, Braden Bristo, Zack Burdi, Trevor Kelley and Elvin Rodriguez, and catcher Nick Dini. All eight will report to major league spring...

AP Source: Red Sox agree to terms with ex-Braves OF Duvall

Jan. 18, 2023 17:22 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The Red Sox have agreed to terms with outfielder Adam Duvall on a contract that will pay him at least $7 million for 2023, a baseball official told The Associated Press on Wednesday, speaking on the condition of anonymity because the deal is awaiting a physical. ...

Red Sox trade Seabold to Rockies for player to be named

Jan. 17, 2023 13:33 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Right-hander Connor Seabold was traded by the Boston Red Sox to the Colorado Rockies on Tuesday for a player to be named or cash. The 26-year-old Seabold was designated for assignment last week to clear room on the 40-man roster following the signing of Corey Kluber...

Pitcher Corey Kluber, Red Sox finalize $10M, 1-year contract

Jan. 13, 2023 00:05 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Two-time AL Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber and the Boston Red Sox finalized a $10 million, one-year contract on Thursday. The deal includes an $11 million club option for 2024, which could escalate by $2 million based on starts this year: $500,000 for 20 and...

Arrest in case of Dennis Eckersley's grandson born in woods

Jan. 11, 2023 18:39 PM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A second arrest has been made in the case of the daughter of MLB Hall of Fame pitcher Dennis Eckersley who gave birth in the woods in New Hampshire in subfreezing temperatures, authorities said Wednesday. George Theberge was arrested and charged with tampering...

Eovaldi could earn $63M over 3 seasons in deal with Rangers

Jan. 11, 2023 18:10 PM EST

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Right-hander Nathan Eovaldi can earn $3 million annually in performance bonuses for innings as part of his $34 million, two-year contract with the Texas Rangers, a deal that contains a conditional player option for 2025 and could be worth $63 million over three seasons. ...

Red Sox sign Devers, the homegrown star who stuck around

Jan. 11, 2023 16:08 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox manager Alex Cora had a sense Rafael Devers would be sticking around when the rough terms of a new deal were discussed during a high-level meeting in the Dominican Republic. “I wanted to be there, just to hear when somebody tells you that you’re going to...

Boston deferring $75M to Rafael Devers, paying through 2043

Jan. 11, 2023 15:07 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Rafael Devers has $75 million in deferred salaries in his new contract with the Boston Red Sox, who committed $331 million over 11 seasons to the third baseman but will not fully pay the money until 2043. Boston on Wednesday finalized a 10-year contract worth $313.5...