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innings. The rest of the list includes some stellar names, among them: Don Sutton, Roger Clemens , Dwight Gooden, Kerry , Wood , CC Sabathia , Jake Peavy , Felix Hernandez, Clayton Kershaw and Stephen Strasburg , among others. (For the complete
with the word “Phenom” stenciled across his baseball jacket, the one who earned comparisons to Roger Clemens and Kerry Wood and Nolan Ryan at the time he was drafted. His fastball roared across the plate at 99 mph, his curveball left his high school
alright; Maddux did it; he hit his heel for his landing foot, but he was very soft on his landing foot -- Mark Prior, Kerry Wood , there’s about 20 of them that hit [the mound hard on their heel with their landing foot], which causes [the
But the players whom they wanted to acquire – names like Carlos Beltran of the Mets in 2011, and Jake Westbrook and Kerry Wood of the Indians in 2010 – had more money due to them than the Sox’ budget would permit. In order to allow a deal to
however, were not in position to make an aggressive play for Oswalt at the time. Similarly, when the Indians put Kerry Wood up that year for auction (with little prospect cost attached), the Sox deferred to the Yankees . Payroll flexibility
eight-figure salaries to relievers for more than a couple of years. Since Francisco Rodriguez (3 years, $37 million) and Kerry Wood (2 years, $20.5 million) signed multiyear deals to close on consecutive days in December
according to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com . Rosenthal writes that Arizona is very interested in Cubs set-up man Kerry Wood , but he has a no-trade clause and might not want to leave Chicago. Other relievers that Rosenthal says the Diamondbacks
in need of a seventh-inning arm, are looking to acquiring a veteran reliever. They have shown specific interest in Kerry Wood and Jason Isringhausen , tweeted John Gambadoro of Sports 620 KTAR in Phoenix. Both veterans have turned the clock back
not believe the Cubs will trade starting pitchers Ryan Dempster, Carlos Zambrano or Matt Garza . He also believes that Kerry Wood will be staying put. Third-baseman Aramis Ramirez , is another player that might draw some interest closer to the deadline
Kerry Wood has made a name, a living and a family for himself in the city of Chicago playing for the Cubs. So why would he ever want to
of the Red Sox. Hill’s confidence draws from the track record of the procedure and from former teammates, such as Kerry Wood , who have undergone Tommy John surgery and gone on to achieve tremendous success. “[Wood] goes, ‘Even the guys that are
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The Sox lost 14-1 as Clay Buchholz and Felix Doubront both had awful performances. On the heels of the loss, rumors began to fly regarding Jon Lester and John Lackey possibly being traded.
The tweet is a little ominous sounding. Dale, Buck and Greg Dickerson discuss what very well could be the end of the Jon Lester era with the Boston Red Sox.
We tackle four topics all sparked by the Red Sox worst to first to worst run in 2012-2014.
We talk about the latest news surrounding Jon Lester and the Red Sox. Could he be dealt to the Dodgers?
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With the trade deadline looming, the next few days will be defined by how teams value prospects -- and their potential long-term contributions -- against big leaguers with established track records who can address immediate needs. Are prospects being valued accurately? Red Sox left-hander Andrew Miller -- once one of the two key chips that sent Miguel Cabrera from the Marlins to the Tigers -- assesses the matter.
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Particularly in a year where the Red Sox have struggled while trying to integrate numerous young players into regular big league roles, accusations that Red Sox prospects are overrated -- whether by the team or writers -- have been widespread. Jim Callis of MLB.com joins the show to take stock of the matter, and to discuss the team-building impact of overrating and underrating prospects.More from this show
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