The Red Sox have not enjoyed the success they were hoping for this season, so it stands to reason that general manager Ben Cherington and the front office would like to shake things up. Few could have imagined such a significant move, however, especially after the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline.
Yet that is exactly where the Sox find themselves Friday, with rumors swirling about a possible megadeal in the works to send a trio of Sox stars to Hollywood.
NESN's Tom Caron and Jim Rice discussed the logistics and the possible mindset behind the team's dealings on Red Sox GameDay LIVE Presented by UNO. Check it out in the above video.