BOSTON (AP) If Joel Hanrahan can do for the Boston Red Sox what he did against them, they should be very happy with their new closer.
PITTSBURGH (AP) The Boston Red Sox are pursuing another burly right-hander to shore up their bullpen.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) Mike Adams chose setting up for Jonathan Papelbon over a chance to make more money as a closer somewhere else.
MIAMI (AP) Former All-Star third baseman Placido Polanco agreed to a $2.75 million, one-year contract Thursday with the Miami Marlins, plugging the final hole in the team's projected lineup follo
PHILADELPHIA (AP) John Lannan could hardly beat the Philadelphia Phillies, so he joined them.