Daisuke Matsuzaka, saying he was "content" to end his 23-year professional baseball, was surprised by an appearance from Ichiro Suzuki during his retirement ceremony.
Boston shipped outfielder Hunter Renfroe to Milwaukee for Jackie Bradley Jr. and prospects Alex Binelas and David Hamilton.
Free-agent left-hander Rich Hill has signed a one-year, $5 million contract to join the Boston Red Sox, the team announced Wednesday.
Left-hander James Paxton and the Red Sox are in agreement on a one-year, $10 million contract with a two-year club option, sources said.
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Left-hander James Paxton and the Boston Red Sox are in agreement on a one-year, $10 million contract with a two-year club option, sources familiar with the deal tell ESPN. Paxton, 33, is recovering from Tommy John surgery and should be back pitching in 2022. @chad_dey was on it.
In announcing the Penguins' sale to Fenway Sports Group, Pittsburgh executive and former player Mario Lemieux said the Stanley Cup-winning club "met an experienced group of leaders with a passion to win championships and a vision that aligns with ours."
The Boston Red Sox have signed Michael Wacha to a $7 million, one-year deal, adding the right-hander to an already thin rotation that lost Eduardo Rodriguez in free agency.
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David Ortiz, Ryan Howard, Tim Lincecum and Alex Rodriguez are among 13 first-time candidates on the Hall of Fame ballot of the BBWAA, while Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens make their 10th and final appearance.
The Boston Red Sox have exercised Alex Cora's club option through the 2023 and 2024 seasons, the team announced Monday.
Fenway Sports Group, whose portfolio includes the Boston Red Sox and Liverpool, is in advanced talks to purchase the Pittsburgh Penguins.
Julio Lugo, who played for seven teams in a 12-year major league career, has died. He was 45.
Former Boston Red Sox left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez and the Detroit Tigers are in agreement on a five-year deal worth $77 million, sources confirmed to ESPN.
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Left-hander Eduardo Rodriguez and the Detroit Tigers are in agreement on a five-year deal with between $77 million and $80 million, sources tell ESPN.
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J.D. Martinez will return to the Red Sox in 2022 after declining to exercise the opt-out clause in his contract. The slugger will make $19.35 million in the final year of his five-year deal with Boston.
The Los Angeles Dodgers have extended qualifying offers to Corey Seager and Chris Taylor, but not Clayton Kershaw.
Atlanta outfielder Joc Pederson and Boston infielder-outfielder Kyle Schwarber were among 10 players who became free agents Thursday when they both declined 2022 mutual options in their contracts.
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Freddie Freeman and Carlos Correa are among the 160 players who became free agents, while about 50 additional players are also potentially eligible, pending decisions on options in their contracts for 2022.
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