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Jon Lester (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Jon Lester Agrees To 6-Year, $155M Deal With Cubs

Lester’s contract, agreed to on the second day of baseball’s winter meetings, contains an option for 2021 that, if it becomes guaranteed, would make the deal worth $170 million over seven seasons.

12/10/2014

A tweeter reacts to a deleted tweet from the Boston Red Sox on November 24, 2014. (credit: Twitter via @the_CONN_man_)

Red Sox Delete Ill-Timed Tweet Following Ferguson Grand-Jury Decision

Red Sox fans cried foul over an innocuous tweet the team acknowledges was ill-timed — the second social media gaffe by a Boston pro sports team in as many weeks.

11/25/2014

Hanley Ramirez (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Red Sox Agree To Deals With Star Free Agents Hanley Ramirez, Pablo Sandoval

The Red Sox have a message for the Yankees, the American League and Major League Baseball: We’re back.

11/24/2014

Ben Affleck at a Red Sox game in 2005 (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Ben Affleck Refused To Wear A Yankees Hat For New Film

He was OK getting nude for the role, but one thing he wouldn’t do? Wear a Yankees hat.

10/03/2014

David Ortiz and Xander Bogaerts present Derek Jeter with a piece of the Green Monster signed by all members of the Boston Red Sox prior to the last game of the season at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Max On Derek Jeter: When Respect Is Mutual, Anything Is Possible

Were you feeling good last Sunday afternoon, perhaps indefinably so? I was. And here’s why…

10/02/2014

David Ortiz and Xander Bogaerts present Derek Jeter with a piece of the Green Monster signed by all members of the Boston Red Sox prior to the last game of the season at Fenway Park on September 28, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Red Sox Pull Out All The Stops For Derek Jeter’s Final Game

Fans in pinstripes milled unharassed inside Fenway Park — a scene unimaginable a decade ago — mixing with Bostonians showing their esteem for a player who relished the rivalry as much as they do.

09/29/2014

Derek Jeter acknowledges the crowd after hitting a single for his last career at-bat in the third inning against the Boston Red Sox on Sept. 28, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Derek Jeter Exits Final Game Following RBI Single

Derek Jeter hit a run-scoring infield single in the final at-bat of his 20-year major league career, leaving to a standing ovation at Fenway Park.

09/28/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees bats against the Boston Red Sox in the first inning during a game at Fenway Park on September 27, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

This Is It: Derek Jeter To Wear Uniform For Final Time Sunday

It was going to be virtually impossible for Derek Jeter to top his final game at Yankee Stadium, and it’s unclear if the Yankees captain will get the chance because of an ailing hamstring.

09/28/2014

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees runs to second base against the Boston Red Sox in the third inning during a game at Fenway Park on September 27, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Jeter Returns To Lineup; Red Sox Beat Yankees 10-4

Derek Jeter went 1 for 2 with an infield single and left for a pinch hitter in the fifth inning. Even he wasn’t going to pull the Yankees out of this hole in the next-to-last game of his 20-year big league career.

09/27/2014

BOSTON, MA - SEPTEMBER 26: Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees celebrates with David Robertson #30 and John Ryan Murphy #66 after defeating the Boston Red Sox, 3-2 at Fenway Park on September 26, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Jeter Sits As Yanks Edge Red Sox 3-2 At Fenway

Derek Jeter took the night off after his emotional final home game and watched a bunch of New York Yankees rookies beat a group of Boston Red Sox rookies 3-2 on Friday.

09/26/2014

Derek Jeter (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Derek Jeter To Sit Out Game 1 Of Final Series In Boston

Manager Joe Girardi has Jeter sitting out the series opener on Friday night against the Boston Red Sox. Jeter has said he will play during the weekend series out of respect for the rivalry.

09/26/2014

Chase Headley celebrates after hitting a walk-off home run in the ninth inning to defeat of the Boston Red Sox 5-4 at Yankee Stadium on September 4, 2014. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

‘Magic’ In Bronx Keeps Yankees Within Reach Of Wild Card

Chris Capuano was watching, hoping for some of that old Bronx mojo. And then, boom, Mark Teixeira. Tie game. Boom, Chase Headley.

09/05/2014

Jacoby Ellsbury #22, Mark Teixeira #25, Brian McCann #34 and the rest of the of the New York Yankees wait for Chase Headley #12 after his walk off home run in the ninth inning to defeat of the Boston Red Sox 5-4 during a MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on September 4, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Teixeira, Headley Lift Yankees Over Red Sox 5-4

Mark Teixeira and Chase Headley hit solo home runs off Koji Uehara in the ninth inning, and the New York Yankees stunned the Boston Red Sox 5-4 Thursday night to bolster their slim playoff hopes.

09/04/2014

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Open Crucial 9-Game Homestand Against Red Sox

The Yankees are entering the final month of the season with three teams to pass in the AL wild-card race. Their longest remaining homestand begins Tuesday night against Boston.

09/02/2014

Rusney Castillo (Photo credit should read RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Red Sox Outflank Yankees In Battle For Cuban Outfielder Castillo

The remaking of the Red Sox continues — and this time at the Yankees’ expense.

08/22/2014

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