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Red Sox And Dodgers Complete Blockbuster Trade

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons”] A trade that will send four players, including three former All-Stars, to the Los Angeles Dodgers, is now complete according to the Boston Globe (via Twitter).In the deal, the Dodgers will receive Carl Crawford, Adrian Gonzalez, and Josh Beckett, who have combined for 11 all-star appearances in […]
Red Sox And Dodgers Complete Blockbuster Trade
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Carl Crawford Is Accused Of Swindling $123,000 From A Former Friend

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons”] Boston Red Sox outfielder Carl Crawford and his brother are being sued by a former friend. In the lawsuit, Arturo McDowell is accusing the Crawfords of using McDowell’s money to start a construction company and then cutting him out of the business (via Court House News).“(I)t appears […]
Carl Crawford Is Accused Of Swindling $123,000 From A Former Friend
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Here Are Four People To Blame For The Red Sox’s Epic Collapse

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Carl_Crawford_2011.JPG”] Back in January, NESN.com declared that the 2011 Boston Red Sox “will challenge 1927 Yankees for title of greatest team in major league history.” But after blowing a 9-game lead to the Tampa Bay Rays in less than a month, the Red Sox will be happy […]
Here Are Four People To Blame For The Red Sox’s Epic Collapse
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Despite Fred Wilpon’s Comments, Jose Reyes Is Worth More Than Carl Crawford

[credit provider=”Flickr/slgckgc” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/slgc/4512699156/”] The New Yorker has a profile this week on Mets owner Fred Wilpon. Among the many topics covered, Wilpon slammed some of his own top players, including Jose Reyes, David Wright, and Carlos Beltran.When it came to Reyes, Wilpon said Reyes won’t get “Carl Crawford money” when […]
Despite Fred Wilpon’s Comments, Jose Reyes Is Worth More Than Carl Crawford
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Here’s Your MLB Offseason Transaction Tracker

[credit provider=”AP” url=”AP”] The Winter Meetings are over and most of the big fish have signed with their new teams. Here is an updated list of all roster moves — options, waivers, and free agent filings — that have been made since the end of the World Series. 
Here’s Your MLB Offseason Transaction Tracker
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Teams Have Given MLB Free Agents More Than $1.3 Billion This Off-Season

[credit provider=”AP Images”] We are now just days from the beginning of Spring Training. And when Vladimir Guerrero agreed to a one-year, $8 million contract with the Baltimore Orioles, that marked the last significant free agent signing of this off-season.In total, 122 free agents were given $1.32 billion in guaranteed […]
Teams Have Given MLB Free Agents More Than $1.3 Billion This Off-Season
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Carl Crawford Wants To Make Sure Tampa Bay Fans Don’t Hate Him

[credit provider=”St. Petersburg Times” url=”http://www.tampabay.com/blogs/rays/content/crawford-says-thanks-tampa-bay-ad?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+tampabaycom%2Fblogs%2Frays+%28The+Heater++%7C+tampabay.com%29&utm_content=Google+Reader”] A few weeks after buying a catered lunch for about 150 Tropicana Field employees, Carl Crawford still isn’t done showing gratitude for his time in Tampa Bay.Yesterday, Crawford purchased a half-page ad in the St. Petersburg Times to thank Rays fans for their “support over […]
Carl Crawford Wants To Make Sure Tampa Bay Fans Don’t Hate Him
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You’ve Never Heard Of The Second Most Important Person In MLB History

[credit provider=”AP”] When Carl Crawford is sipping his 1982 Chateau Margaux out of his diamond encrusted wine glass tonight, we hope he will raise his glass and offer a toast on the anniversary of the day that made his $142 million contract possible.It was 41 years ago today that the […]
You’ve Never Heard Of The Second Most Important Person In MLB History