Heah Bell

Jonathan Papelbon to the Phillies; Madson to the Red Sox?

Boston's former closer is reportedly headed to Philadelphia.
<p> Jonathan Papelbon agrees with the Phillies; Madson could go to the Red Sox.</p>

The pitchers who usually finish games have been the starters of baseball’s offseason news. With free against like Albert Pujols and Prince Fielder anticipated to take weeks before signing contracts, two prominent closers have the “hot stove” burning in the northeast.