Mazz: For Chaim Bloom, a tough job just got tougher

Somebody - or somebodies - must go. And we mean somebody (or more than one) from the group of Nathan Eovaldi ($17 million), David Price ($31 million), Chris Sale ($25.6 million) and, yes, Mookie Betts, the last of whom has a projected salary of $27.7 million next summer and will be a free agent at the end of the 2020 season.

Red Sox Slugger J.D. Martinez Named A.L. Player of Month for August

The yearlong mash party for Red Sox designated hitter and legitimate MVP candidate J.D. Martinez did not stop in August, which was more than enough for the 31-year-old Martinez to earn American League Player of the Month honors. In a month that saw the Red Sox 'slump' more than any other month in what's been…

J.D. Martinez 'Absolutely' Open to Long-Term Deal With Red Sox

Boston Red Sox slugger J.D. Martinez has most definitely enjoyed his first four months in Boston. The feeling is certainly mutual, as Martinez enters the All-Star break with an MLB-best 29 homers and 80 RBIs, while his Red Sox have the best record in baseball through the first half of the season, at 68-30. The…

Mookie Betts, J.D. Martinez Among 2018 All-Star Game Voting Leaders

By Ty Anderson, 985TheSportsHub.com The production of Mookie Betts and J.D. Martinez has undoubtedly been appreciated by Red Sox and baseball fans alike, with some downright staggering votes received out of the gate for this year's All-Star Game. In fact, Betts has been the leading vote-getter in the American League through the first update, with…