The Boston Red Sox are considering acquiring a marquee first baseman.
The club is reportedly interested in San DiegoÆs Adrian Gonzalez and DetroitÆs Miguel Cabrera.
If either one is acquired in a trade, the Red Sox would move incumbent first baseman Kevin Youkilis to third base on a permanent basis.
It certainly does to Mike Lowell.
ôI figure I am no stranger to trade rumors,ö Lowell said. ôI understand the teamÆs desire to always look to upgrade.ö
The Red Sox third baseman was in a similar situation a year ago when the club was looking to acquire All-Star first baseman Mark Teixeira.
The difference between now and then is that Lowell, for the most part, is healthy.
A year ago, Lowell was recovering fr ...
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Article written by Jeremiah Graves