The Red Sox avoided arbitration with Matt Barnes, who took over as Boston's closer this past season.
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The Boston Red Sox agreed to a one-year, $8.3 million deal for the 2021 season with left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez on Tuesday, a source confirmed to ESPN.
The Red Sox have hired Will Venable, who spent the past three seasons as a Cubs base coach, to be a bench coach on manager Alex Cora's staff.
ESPN will showcase 19 teams during 11 season-opening games, including four on Opening Day, over the first week of the 2021 MLB season.
Cora acordó su regreso al mando del equipo, tras un año de suspensión, con un contrato de dos temporadas
Cora había sido suspendido de MLB por un año por su conducta mientras se desempeñaba como entrenador de banca de los Astros de Houston en 2017.
This week, news of recently re-hired White Sox manager Tony La Russa’s second drunk driving arrest sent shockwaves through the baseball world. La Russa is among a group of MLB decision makers which includes newly rehired Red Sox manager Alex Cora, and former Astros GM AJ Hinch, who seem to be getting second chances, in spite of their past questionable actions. As we make our way through this MLB offseason, Jeff Passan joins the show to bring us the latest on the La Russa story, and also break down new Mets owner Steven Cohen’s introductory press conference. Then, Katie Barnes explains women’s college basketball prospect Azzi Fudd, and her decision to commit to UConn.
Rehired Red Sox manager Alex Cora apologized for his role in the Astros' sign-stealing scandal, saying he deserved his one-year suspension.
The Red Sox have brought back Alex Cora. Plus, MLB hands down it's ruling, or lack there-of, on Justin Turner.
Tony Kornheiser and Michael Wilbon discuss Green Bay's impressive Thursday Night Football win, the Red Sox's re-hiring of Alex Cora, no punishment for Justin Turner, and much more.
Izzy Gutierrez, Katie Nolan and Pablo Torre discuss how much credit we should give the Packers for beating the depleted 49ers, how the CFP should view Clemson if they lose tomorrow without Trevor Lawrence, if it's sketchy the Red Sox just re-hired Alex Cora, and much more.
ESPN NFL Analyst Ryan Clark joins the show to talk Aaron Rodgers, Mike Tomlin, 9 am kickoffs in the Pac-12 and more. The Tigers have hired A.J. Hinch and the Red Sox are bringing back Alex Cora... ESPN Baseball Insider calls in give us the reaction from around baseball. If these guys have returned to the game... what about Pete Rose? Where will Sam Darnold and Jimmy G be playing next year? Plus, Greeny shares his #KOD picks for the weekend.
A lot has changed during Cora's season-long suspension. We break down what the skipper faces as he returns to Boston.
The Red Sox have rehired former manager Alex Cora, the team announced Friday, with Cora saying he is "grateful for the opportunity to manage once again and return to the game I have loved my entire life."
We look at what every team could do -- and what we think they will do -- as baseball's offseason starts to get going.
Instead of judging a team's success -- or failure -- based on a shortened season, Sam Miller lists one positive memory each club can hold on to this winter.