Rent-a-Wreck on Trading Block
on Trading Block
Edes Says Renteria Could Be Going to Atlanta
"...the Red Sox were moving aggressively to trade shortstop Edgar Renteria."
-- 12.6, Gordon Edes, The Boston Globe
"Atlanta would send a top prospect, likely third baseman Andy Marte, to Tampa Bay and the Devil Rays would send shortstop Julio Lugo to the Red Sox in the deal (for Red Sox shortstop Edgar Renteria), which was characterized as "percolating" late Tuesday by a person familiar with the talks. -- 12.6, David O'Brien, Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Gammons on ESPN: "The Sox nearly cancelled the Beckett deal when they saw the MRI on his shoulder." File under: Yikes!