1:13 AM EST, Mon November 30, 2015
The Republican Nov 13, 2015

John Farrell spoke with Boston Red Sox's Koji Uehara; 'All he wants to do is pitch in World Series again'

Koji Uehara recorded 25 saves in 40 1/3 innings for the Boston Red Sox in 2015. He is fine with returning to the setup role after Boston traded for Craig Kimbrel.
Over the Monster Nov 13, 2015

Craig Kimbrel to close for Red Sox, Koji Uehara moves to the eighth

Craig Kimbrel is the closer. Nobody is surprised. With Craig Kimbrel the newest member of the Boston Red Sox, there was, for about an hour there, some small question of how the roles would work out in the bullpen. After all, Koji Uehara, when healthy, has been the Red Sox' closer since taking control of the role in 2013. And Craig Kimbrel is Craig Kimbrel, which kind of sums up his claim on the spot. Consider the uncertainty over. Dave Dombrowski addressed the issue in a conference call shortly after the trade, and Craig Kimbrel is the closer. Koji Uehara finds himself back in the eighth...
Full Count | WEEI Nov 11, 2015

Joakim Soria emerges as possible backup at closer to Koji Uehara

BOCA RATON, Fla. — Red Sox president Dave Dombrowski wants to sign another reliever who can close as backup to incumbent Koji Uehara, who turns 41 in May and is healing from a broken wrist. According to a FoxSports report, former Royals All-Star right-hander Joakim Soria is one possibility. On Wednesday at the GM meetings, […]
Over the Monster Nov 11, 2015

Red Sox show interest in reliever Joakim Soria

Dave Dombrowski is looking to reunite with reliever Joakim Soria in Boston. The Red Sox have interest in free agent reliever Joakim Soria, according to Jon Morosi. If Boston's need for an ace is priority 1A, revamping their unfortunate bullpen is not far behind at 1B. They were the league's worst unit in 2015 by fWAR, with their 4.24 ERA painting an equally grim picture. Headed into 2016, once you get past Koji Uehara and Junichi Tazawa, they have few names they can rely on. Is Joakim Soria the kind of player they need to improve that unit? Well, it's hard to imagine he's going to be worse...

Red Sox Player News

  • David Ortiz

    David Ortiz retiring: Watch MLB's '34 reasons why we love Big Papi' video

  • Craig Kimbrel

    Padres Closer Moving Forward

  • Xander Bogaerts

    Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts wins Silver Slugger Award, David Ortiz edged out by Kendrys Morales

  • Christian Vazquez

    Boston Red Sox injury news: Christian Vazquez may not be ready for start of season

  • Clay Buchholz

    Clay Buchholz Trade Chatter Is Starting To Build

  • Travis Shaw

  • Blake Swihart

    Blake Swihart Has Jersey Retired At NM High School

  • Brian Johnson

    Boston Red Sox prospect Brian Johnson OK after carjacking in Cocoa Beach, Fla. (report)

  • Mookie Betts

    Jackie Bradley Jr. will play center field for 2016 Boston Red Sox if he hits enough, John Farrell says

  • Koji Uehara

    John Farrell spoke with Boston Red Sox's Koji Uehara; 'All he wants to do is pitch in World Series again'