FantasySP / MLB / J.d. Martinez FantasySP / MLB / J.d. Martinez Copyright 2018 5145306 <![CDATA[Fantasy Implications - J.D. Martinez to the Red Sox]]> J.D. Martinez has signed a five-year, $110 million contract with the Boston Red Sox. After accumulating a .251 average and .687 on-base plus slugging percentage with 24 home... Read More]]> 5145306 Thu, 22 Feb 2018 7:21:01 EDT rotoballer <![CDATA[Red Sox notebook: No. 28 jersey ready for J.D. Martinez]]> J.D. Martinez arrived at JetBlue Park early yesterday morning to take his physical, which he has yet to clear.Martinez, who agreed to a five-year, $110-million contract with the Red Sox that allows him to opt out after two seasons and again after the third, spent parts of the last two seasons on the disabled list with a sprained ligament in his foot and a fractured elbow. There were no indications the slugger wouldn’t pass the physical, but the Sox announced in the afternoon that the deal wouldn’t be finalized until today, at the earliest. ]]> 5145266 Thu, 22 Feb 2018 2:35:01 EDT Boston Herald <![CDATA[Diamondbacks&rsquo; trade for Steven Souza is latest win-now move]]> J.D. Martinez gone, the Diamondbacks have found other ways to produce value.        ]]> 5145193 Wed, 21 Feb 2018 20:56:02 EDT Arizona Republic <![CDATA[Evan Drellich of NBC Sports Boston reports that hold-up in J.D.]]> J.D. Martinez's contract being finalized are logistics related to reviewing medical reports. [...]]]> 5145123 Wed, 21 Feb 2018 19:07:07 EDT <![CDATA[J.D. arrives at camp without official deal]]> J.D. Martinez, and his much-needed bat for the middle of Boston's lineup, will have to wait at least another day.]]> 5145114 Wed, 21 Feb 2018 18:49:01 EDT <![CDATA[Buckley: Mike Lowell is J.D. Martinez’s example of how well it can go in Boston]]> J.D. Martinez?Well, no.The Red Sox’ newest big-bucks free-agent acquisition was somewhere else deep inside JetBlue, undergoing a complete head-to-toe from the team’s medical staff. If the Sox liked what they saw, Martinez was going to like what he saw: A five-year, $110 million contract. ]]> 5145056 Wed, 21 Feb 2018 17:56:01 EDT Boston Herald <![CDATA[J.D. Martinez signing: Boston Red Sox won't have results of physical until at least Thursday]]> J.D. Martinez arrived here at the Boston Red Sox's JetBlue Park complex earlier, but the results of his physical won't be available until at least Thursday.]]> 5145018 Wed, 21 Feb 2018 16:56:01 EDT <![CDATA[Steven Souza Jr. eager to fill key role, join familiar teammates on Arizona Diamondbacks]]> Steven Souza Jr. will be taking the place of J.D. Martinez in right field.        ]]> 5144902 Wed, 21 Feb 2018 13:21:01 EDT Arizona Republic <![CDATA[Power boost: J.D. arrives at Red Sox camp]]> J.D. Martinez arrived at JetBlue Park at Fenway South to report for Spring Training on Wednesday morning.]]> 5144846 Wed, 21 Feb 2018 11:56:01 EDT Official Boston Redsox <![CDATA[Welcome, JD: Red Sox not worried about making room in lineup]]> J.D. Martinez to be a part-timer. When he lands in the middle of the order, some of the everyday hitters will have to get used to fewer at-bats each week. New manager Alex Cora must navigate ...]]> 5144416 Tue, 20 Feb 2018 18:07:02 EDT Washington Times <![CDATA[Sox's clubhouse reacts to J.D. signing]]> J.D. Martinez to the Red Sox could come Wednesday, once he passes his physical. The anticipation in the clubhouse for the arrival of this offseason's premier slugger was building by the end of Tuesday's team workout.]]> 5144312 Tue, 20 Feb 2018 16:00:02 EDT Official Boston Redsox <![CDATA[Andrew Benintendi heard new Boston Red Sox J.D. Martinez has helped young players; 'I'll be all ears']]> J.D. Martinez undoubtedly will take playing time away from Red Sox teammates. He presumably will serve as the primary DH but will play some outfield as well.]]> 5144309 Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:56:01 EDT <![CDATA[J.D. Martinez signing: Boston Red Sox's Mitch Moreland can return to platoon role when he first signed last offseason]]> Mitch Moreland isn't concerned with how his playing time could be reduced because of J.D. Martinez signing with the Red Sox. But his role actually might stay the same.]]> 5144308 Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:56:01 EDT <![CDATA[Hanley Ramirez, new Boston Red Sox J.D. Martinez train together in offseason; 'If you hit, you play']]> J.D. Martinez to a five-year, $110-million contract Monday. It has opt-out clauses after the second and third seasons.]]> 5144257 Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:35:01 EDT <![CDATA[Red Sox owner John Henry calls collusion talk 'ridiculous']]> J.D. Martinez on a $110 million, five-year contract.About half the 166 players who exercised free-agency rights in November remain unsigned. ]]> 5144031 Tue, 20 Feb 2018 5:56:01 EDT Boston Herald