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Cora on Castillo: 'He's not a prima donna'
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Alex Cora, who played 14 seasons in the big leagues, including four with the Red Sox, on Wednesday gave a strong endorsement to Rusney Castillo, the Cuban outfielder who is playing for Cora in Puerto Rico as he prepares for his first spring training with the Red Sox.

Sox acquire reliever Varvaro from Braves
The Boston Red Sox on Tuesday acquired middle reliever Anthony Varvaro from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for minor-league reliever Aaron Kurcz and cash considerations, which would appear to close the door on free agent Burke Badenhops return to the Sox.

Trade to A's made it easier for Jon Lester to choose Cubs over Red Sox in free agency
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CHICAGO -- For all the talk about bad blood between Jon Lester and the Boston Red Sox stemming from a lowball offer prior to spring training, what really appears to have greased the wheels for Lester's moving on from Boston to the north side of Chicago was the July trade to the Oakland Athletics.

Red Sox get Cubs shortstop prospect Marco Hernandez to complete Felix Doubront trade
The Boston Red Sox announced Monday the acquisition of Chicago Cubs minor league shortstop Marco Hernandez as the player to be named later in the teams' July 30 trade that sent left-handed pitcher Felix Doubront to Chicago.

Pedroia: No words to express what Lester means to me
Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia took the news hard that former teammate and close friend Jon Lester was signing with the Chicago Cubs rather than returning to Boston.

State of the Red Sox rotation
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Red Sox rotation is deep, but questions abound ... like what about that ace?

Jon Lester bought in to Cubs' plan
Jon Lester insisted there's no reason the Chicago Cubs can't contend next year and even capture their first World Series title since 1908, around the time the Model T was rolling off the assembly line.

Mid-December World Series odds
Courtesy of Bovada.lv ...Los Angeles Dodgers: 15/2Boston Red Sox: 9/1Washington Nationals: 15/2Chicago Cubs: 12/1Detroit Tigers: 12/1Los Angeles Angels: 12/1San Francisco Giants: 14/1Seattle Mariners: 14/1St.

More to know on Miley, Porcello, Masterson
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A collection of fun facts on new Red Sox pitchers Wade Miley, Rick Porcello and Justin Masterson

Sox considering Mookie Betts to bat leadoff
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BOSTON -- It's hard not to be impressed by what Boston Red Sox top prospect Mookie Betts did in the majors as a rookie last season.In 52 games, Betts showed a keen batting eye, some occasional pop, the ability to make contact and enough speed on the basepaths to present a consistent threat.

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