Yoan Moncada arrived Wednesday at the spring training headquarters of the Boston Red Sox, another step toward completion of a hefty contract for the 19-year-old Cuban.
OK, New England, let's put down those alcoholic beverages and swap them for cups of coffee. The first official spring training workout for Boston Red Sox position players was Wednesday, which makes it a good time to conclude the month-long celebration of the Patriots' Super Bowl title. Show More Summary
Boston Red Sox president and CEO Larry Lucchino helped heighten the Red Sox-Yankees rivalry in 2003 when he referred to the Yankees as the "evil empire" when New York outbid MLB for prized Cuban prospect Jose Contreras. Lucchino has been critical of the Yankees' free agent spending in recent seasons. Show More Summary
Right now, everyone's focused on what the New York Yankees' farm system doesn't have: Cuban super-prospect Yoan Moncada. The Yankees were favored to land Moncada but were surprisingly outbid by the rival Boston Red Sox. That understandably...Show More Summary
Most of the country is stuck in a thaw after cold weather swept across the nation. Luckily, spring training baseball is finally here to warm your heart. Early on, there are several teams, like the Boston Red Sox and Philadelphia Phillies, taking on hometown colleges down in Florida. Show More Summary
Major League Baseball is focused on increasing the pace of play and shortening the length of games entering the 2015 season, but Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz isn't taking too kindly to the initiative. According to 95.7...Show More Summary
The Boston Red Sox continued their eye-catching offseason on Monday, agreeing to terms with coveted Cuban teenager Yoan Moncada after a lengthy bidding war. Moncada, a 19-year-old infielder, will receive a reported $31.5 million signing bonus and will cost the Red Sox a total of $63 million, per Gordon Edes of ESPNBoston.com. Show More Summary
After months of speculation over where he would land and for how much, Cuban sensation Yoan Moncada has agreed to terms with the Boston Red Sox on a deal that will pay him a bonus worth something in the neighborhood of $30 million, according...Show More Summary
Boston won a bidding war for one of the top international prospects in baseball The Red Sox signed 19-year-old Yoan Moncada with a $31.5 million million signing bonus, according to Jim Callis of MLB.com. The deal is a record-setting contract for an amateur international prospect. Show More Summary
With their latest signing, the Boston Red Sox have undoubtedly upgraded their future. But as a bonus, it might also lead them to upgrade their present. Meet Yoan Moncada, and then prepare to meet Boston's new ace. We'll get to that.Show More Summary
After months of rumors and speculation, the Yoan Moncada sweepstakes have concluded as the Cuban infielder agreed to a deal worth $31.5 million with the Boston Red Sox, according to Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com. BREAKING – Source: Cuban INF prospect Yoan Moncada agrees with Red Sox on a deal in $30 million range. Show More Summary
So in the end, Yoan Moncada will keep the red socks from those snazzy Cuban uniforms we’ ve seen in international play. And all hail the Boston Red Sox. Yet again, the Red Sox have pulled off a move that will make their summers brighter,...Show More Summary
It appears the Boston Red Sox have won the Yoan Moncada sweepstakes.
Yoan Moncada, the teenage Cuban sensation, is now officially associated with Major League Baseball after reportedly agreeing to terms with the Boston Red Sox. Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com first reported the deal, which Jeff Passan of Yahoo...Show More Summary
According to Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com, the intense bidding war for Cuban phenomenon Yoan Moncada is over, and he has signed with the Boston Red Sox. What will be Moncada 's impact at the next level? When will we see him in the big leagues? Stephen...Show More Summary
Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington has reportedly been given a contract extension that keeps him aboard beyond the 2015 season. The Boston Globe's Alex Speier reported the news, noting that exact details of the contract are currently unknown: Cherington, 40, was hired to his current role in October 2011. Show More Summary
The Boston Red Sox hoped to work out a new deal for manager John Farrell before they opened camp.
The I nternet recently had some fun with Boston Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval after a photo surfaced of him looking bigger than usual at spring training. However, Kung Fu Panda wants to prove to everyone that his weight won'tShow More Summary
The Boston Red Sox and manager John Farrell have had a fruitful relationship in their two years together. As a result, the two sides have reportedly decided to extend their marriage for at least two more seasons. Per Ian Browne of MLB.com,...Show More Summary
The Boston Red Sox are set to kick off spring training this week in Fort Myers, Florida. While there is sure to be some minor roster tinkering before Opening Day arrives, Boston is poised to enter the 2015 season with the team it currently...Show More Summary