According to the Boston Globe’s Alex Speier, the Red Sox and Chris Sale are nearing a contract extension.

Sale is set to hit free agency after this season. The left-handed has openly discussed his interest in a contract extension with the Red Sox.

Dave Dombrowski will attempt to reach extensions with several Red Sox players this season who are set to hit the market after this season.


The Red Sox have completed the deal to keep Chris Sale in Boston, according to Jeff Passan. It’s a multi-year deal to ensure that their ace remains for a couple of more seasons.

Rejoice Red Sox Nation, Sale Day isn’t going anywhere.