Report: Red Sox after Halladay

Updated: November 25, 2009, 6:34 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

The Boston Red Sox are ready to deal and they want to see an ace.

Citing an unnamed source, the New York Daily News reported on Tuesday that the team is "putting on a full-court press" to acquire Roy Halladay from the Toronto Blue Jays.

"They would love to get it wrapped up before the winter meetings [beginning Dec. 7]," the source said, according to the newspaper.

A source told ESPNBoston.com reporter Gordon Edes that there is "nothing" to the timing and urgency mentioned ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?


  • Patriots Power Play
    Akiem Hicks' size -- 6-foot-5 and 324 pounds -- and power give the Pats a force between the tackles, but his success depends on how he adjusts to the system.