Ahhh, The Boston Red Sox On St. Patrick’s Day: A Win is No Surprise

Greg M. Cooper

It seems natural, the Boston Red Sox win on St.Patrick’s Day, right?  They always do!  OK,  I made that last part up, but it’s a spring tradition unlike most in baseball–the Red Sox donning some kind of green in their uniforms, […]

Two Boston Red Sox “Hot Prospect” Pitchers Optioned to Minors

Derick Hingle- USA TODAY Sports

Just before tonight’s exhibition game against the Minnesota Twins at JetBlue Park at Fenway South (still love the name), the Boston Red Sox optioned two pitchers, whom many thought had a shot to make the big club- Ruby De La […]

Do the Boston Red Sox Have Anyone To Fill In For David Ortiz?

Kim Klement- USA TODAY Sports

It has been a few days since the Boston Red Sox  announced that David Ortiz will be sitting for 5-7 days with heel/ankle/foot problems.  It was discussed early on here, and reading between the lines from things being said at Red […]

Boston Red Sox Put David Ortiz on the Shelf

Kim Klement- USA TODAY Sports

It is the sentence that all Boston Red Sox fans fear the most.  David Ortiz to be shut down. The Red Sox slugger has inflammation in both of his creaky heels.  He injured his right Achilles tendon last season, returned, […]

Boston Red Sox and LA Dodgers Trade in 2012 May Be The Best Ever For Boston

Greg M. Cooper- USA TODAY Sports

As I was looking over depth charts, pitchers, etc., I started thinking to myself–what in the world did the Los Angeles Dodgers do?  And, thinking even more, why? Honestly, the Boston Red Sox GM Ben Cherington deserves an award.  This […]

Ryan Dempster Will Be in the Center of Boston Red Sox Starting Pitching

Jim Cowsert- USA TODAY Sports

Ryan Dempster looked good in his start Sunday for the Boston Red Sox. Good, not unbelievable, but good as in good for an MLB starter–and that is exactly what the Red Sox need. Dempster threw 28 pitches in Sunday’s game […]

Another knuckerballer pitching for the Boston Red Sox?

Derick Hingle- USA TODAY Sports

A funny thing happened this spring on the way to JetBlue Park at Fenway South (quite a name for a spring training facility!).  Another former Boston Red Sox legend coaching a position. Tim Wakefield has been in Ft. Myers, working […]

Boston Red Sox Need Jackie Bradley Jr. in Boston, not Pawtucket

Kim Klement- USA TODAY Sports

Not to be totally blunt, and I know it’s early, but Jackie Bradley Jr. has to be in a Boston Red Sox uniform this year. All year. Forget the back and forth trips on I95 to Pawtucket. Get the kid […]

Boston Red Sox Jarrod Saltalamacchia Stands to Learn Lessons From Predecessor

Peter G. Aiken- USA TODAY Sports

  One of the few spots on the Boston Red Sox roster that really isn’t up for a debate this spring is Jarrod Saltalamacchia’s catcher role. This spring, Salty signed a one-year, $4.5 million dollar deal, avoiding arbitration. A consistent, […]

Boston Red Sox Look For New Star For Green Monster Post

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Time For The Boston Red Sox to Get Rid of The Last Bad Taste of 2012- Alfredo Aceves

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Today is the first day of Spring Training games for the Boston Red Sox.  Well, sort of.  They play a split squad game against two Boston area Universities, Northeastern and Boston College, with the majority of pitchers they are planning […]

David Ortiz Back As He Should Be With The Red Sox: Happy and Healthy

Kim Klement- USA TODAY Sports

As it was for most of the the Boston Red Sox players, 2012 was a year to forget for David Ortiz. Amid the team’s well documented struggles on the field and off, Big Papi was battling through an Achilles injury that caused the […]