Tag Archive | Boston Red Sox

Dodgers Swinging for the Fences; Acquire Betts and Price from Red Sox

Late Tuesday night, the MLB got hit with an atomic shockwave. The Los Angeles Dodgers traded for former MVP Mookie Betts and 2012 AL Cy Young winner David Price in a blockbuster deal with the Boston Red Sox.   In return, the Dodgers shipped a package off to Beantown that includes future star Alex Verdugo. […]

Mets Sign RHP Rick Porcello to a One-Year Contract

The New York Mets today announced that the club has signed Cy Young Award-winning right-handed pitcher Rick Porcello to a one-year deal. In a corresponding move, right-handed pitcher Stephen Nogosek has been designated for assignment. Porcello, 30, has spent the last five seasons with Boston, where he compiled a 73-55 record. He ranks third in […]

Richie Rivera Eating More Than Spinach For His December 13 Return to the Ring

New England’s most powerful puncher and one of the area’s most popular pro boxers, undefeated RICHIE “POPEYE THE SAILOR MAN” RIVERA (15-0, 12 KOs), returns to the ring Friday, December 13 on “New England Explosion”, presented by JOE DEGUARDIA’S STAR BOXING, at MassMutual Center in Springfield, Massachusetts. “New England Explosion,” sponsored by MGM Springfield, will […]

Mets Announce 2019 Spring Training Schedule

The New York Mets today announced that the club will open its 2019 Spring Training Grapefruit League schedule on Saturday, February 23 vs. the Atlanta Braves at 1:10 p.m. at First Data Field in Port St. Lucie, FL. The Mets will play 32 exhibition games in 2019, including 14 home games in Port St. Lucie. […]

Mets Put Standing Room Only Tickets On Sale for Saturday 9/19 game v Yankees

With limited ticket inventory available for the Mets’ Saturday, September 19 game vs. the Yankees (1:05 p.m. start), the team has placed Standing Room Only (SRO) tickets on sale at Mets.com/Tickets and by phone at (718) 507-TIXX. The final Subway Series matchup of the 2015 regular season vs. the Yankees takes place Friday, September 18 – Sunday, September 20 at Citi Field.  […]

Mets Acquire Yoenis Cespedes from Detroit Tigers

The New York Mets on Friday announced that the club has acquired All-Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from the Detroit Tigers in exchange for minor league righthanded pitchers Luis Cessa and Michael Fulmer. Cespedes will wear #52 and Carlos Torres will switch to #72. Born in Campechuela, Granma, Cuba, Cespedes will become the 11th Cuban-born player to […]

Long Island Ducks Add Trio of Players to Roster

The three-time Atlantic League champion Long Island Ducks announced on Tuesday the signings of left-handed pitcher Eric Niesen, right-handed pitcher Mickey Jannis and outfielder Erik Komatsu. Niesen returns for his fourth season with Long Island, while Jannis and Komatsu will make their Ducks debut in 2015. “Eric has been a key contributor to our pitching […]