It would be the biggest Red Sox trade since Babe Ruth was dealt to the Yankees for cash in 1920. Hope this one works out better. On Friday night, the Red Sox were on the verge of dealing Josh Beckett, Adrian Gonzalez, Carl Crawford (plus journeyman Nick Punto), and their accompanying fat paychecks to the free-spending Dodgers for first baseman James Loney and a bunch of young guys you’ve never heard of.
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