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7 Tweets Poking Fun At Pablo Sandoval’s Spring Training Weight

If one day of spring training is any indication, the media spotlight surrounding Pablo Sandoval in Boston is going to be intense. A photo of him taking grounders on his first day of Red Sox spring training set off thousands of tweets overnight. And some of them weren’t all that nice:

02/18/2015

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 21: Quarterback Tom Brady #12 of the New England Patriots calls a play against the New York Jets during a game at MetLife Stadium on December 21, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

10 Bold Sports Predictions For 2015

As 2014 comes to a close, CBS Local Sports is looking forward to 2015 – where there’s hope for many sports possibilities and surprises in the new year.

12/24/2014

Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates in the dugout after scoring a run on a sacrifice fly in the sixth inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 11, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Red Sox Send Cespedes To Detroit Just 5 Months After Shocker A’s Trade

The Boston Red Sox have traded outfielder Yoenis Cespedes to the Detroit Tigers for pitcher Rick Porcello.

12/11/2014

Jon Lester in the Oakland dugout last August.  (Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Free Agent Jon Lester Picks Cubs Over Giants, Red Sox

The bidding war over the services of former A’s starter Jon Lester wrapped up overnight with with the Ace picking the rebuilding Cubs over a collection of other suitors including the last two world champions.

12/10/2014

Derek Norris #36 and Jon Lester #31 of the Oakland Athletics congratulate one another after they beat the Minnesota Twins 3-0 at O.co Coliseum on August 7, 2014 in Oakland. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Free Agent Ace John Lester Visiting Giants But Drawing Interest Everywhere

Fresh off a third title in five years, the San Francisco Giants are trying their best to spend some of their winnings on bolstering next year’s lineup, with little luck so far.

12/01/2014

Pablo Sandoval is introduced to the Boston media. (CBS SF)

Sandoval Says Goodbye To Giants Fans Before Officially Joining Red Sox

Giants’ third baseman Sandoval delivered parting words to fans on his Instagram account Tuesday morning after reaching a nearly $100 million deal with the Boston Red Sox.

11/25/2014

Sam Fuld #23 of the Oakland Athletics, Jon Lester #31 and Jonny Gomes #15 hold up jerseys during a press conference before the game against the Kansas City Royals at O.co Coliseum on August 1, 2014 in Oakland. (Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

New A’s Players Welcomed To Baseball’s Winningest Team For World Series Run

Jon Lester walked through the Oakland clubhouse doors to quite a greeting, from the snappy, patriotic marching tune blaring from the sound system to the handshakes and hellos from every corner.

08/01/2014

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GameDay: Billy Beane Goes All In With A’s Trade

When you go all in in poker you’re betting you’ve got the best hand. Billy Beane won’t know until October if the river card is an Ace or a Joker.

07/31/2014

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Red Sox Narrowly Avoid Sweep With 7-6 Win Over A’s

David Ortiz hit a leadoff home run in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 7-6 on Sunday to avoid a four-game series sweep.

06/22/2014

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Top 3 Curses in Sports History

We have come upon another Friday the 13th and so in honor of the superstitious nature of the day, here are the top three curses in sports history.

06/13/2014

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