Report: Red Sox sign Hanley Ramirez

The Dodgers considered Hanley Ramirez a defensive liability, but his hitting ability is not in question. Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports

Jayne Kamkin-Oncea/USA Today Sports reported that Ramirez will arrive in Boston Monday to finalize the deal.

Nearly a month has passed since the signing of Koji Uehara and the Red Sox have yet to address their other bullpen needs. (Globe Staff Photo/Jim Davis)

Red Sox bullpen is far from complete

The Red Sox started their offseason roster construction with a bold move Oct. 30, signing aging closer Koji Uehara.

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Yankees may be gun-shy, or ready to pull the trigger

The Yankees are sick and tired of being burned on long-term contracts. Will they put themselves out there in the next few weeks?

Giants step up in an attempt to retain Pablo Sandoval

The Giants increased their offer, putting them in line with the Red Sox, league sources said.

Pablo Sandoval celebrated a World Series championship in October. Will he be celebrating a contract with the Red Sox soon? (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

Red Sox’ offer for Pablo Sandoval may be in lead

The Red Sox have offered the free agent third baseman five years and $95 million.

Jon Lester, who was traded by the Red Sox to Oakland in July, received an offer from the team’s brass to return Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

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Red Sox make offer to Jon Lester

The Sox’ offer to Lester is believed to be for six years and $110 million to $120 million.


// Red Sox must not be outbid for Jon Lester — no excuses

Their offer indicates that the Sox are budging on their spending philosophy, and that’s a good thing, but they must close the deal.

Red Sox minor leaguer arrested in robbery case

Cody Kukuk, a lefthander drafted in 2011, was arrested in connection with a home invasion robbery in Kansas.


With Pablo Sandoval in town, Red Sox should make their move

The free agent third baseman is exactly what they are looking for, and the Red Sox have his full attention on Tuesday.

Jon Lester to meet with Atlanta Braves

Lester and his family live in the Atlanta suburbs, making the Braves an intriguing option for the 30-year-old.

Past Red Sox games

Chris Young scored in the seventh inning on a double by Jose Pirela.

Yankees 9, Red Sox 5

Red Sox end season on a losing note

The Red Sox won the ceremony, as they so often do. But then as they so often did during this sidetracked season, the Sox then lost the game.