Names like John Lackey, Jonny Gomes, Stephen Drew and Andrew Miller are swirling around the rumor mills, and the Red Sox are likely listening to any and all offers from other teams. At just 48-58 and 11 back in the AL East and 8.5 back in the AL Wild Card standings, it’s pretty clear the Red Sox are ready to sell, says CSNNE’s Sean McAdam.
“It’s not any more complicated than the fact that the Red Sox have an ‘Open For Business’ sign going, and are sitting back and listening to what is out there,” McAdam told Adam Jones and Dave Goucher (filling in for Toucher & Rich) on 98.5 The Sports Hub on Tuesday. “They’ve definitely shifted in the last three or four days to a much more aggressive sell mode, and now it’s a matter of other teams meeting the asking price.”
While teams are interested, McAdam doesn’t think the Red Sox will sell off many big names like they did in August 2012 "
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