6:15 PM EST, Sat February 25, 2017
Full Count | WEEI 6 hours ago

We now know when Chris Sale, Eduardo Rodriguez will make their first spring training starts

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Craig Kimbrel and Eduardo Rodriguez each pitched their first live batting practices of spring training Saturday morning. But it was the other guy who participated in session on Field 4, Chris Sale, that offered any semblance of news in the hours leading up to the Red Sox big game against the […]
Red Sox Blog | Providence Journal 1 hour ago

Front of Red Sox rotation taking shape

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Chris Sale is scheduled to make his Grapefruit League debut on March 6 against the Astros in West Palm Beach, pitching coach Carl Willis said. Sale, who threw his second session of live batting practice on Saturday, is scheduled for a simulated game on Wednesday and a bullpen session...
Call to the Pen 14 mins ago

Chicago White Sox: What to Expect from Yoan Moncada in 2017

As the key piece going to Chicago in the Chris Sale trade, can we expect Yoan Moncada to debut with the White Sox sometime in 2017? When five-time All-Star Chris Sale was traded by the White Sox on December 6, the reverberations around baseball could be felt. Sale was dealt to Boston for Michael Kopech,...
Over the Monster 6 hours ago
Red Sox vs. Twins lineup: Return of the big boys

Red Sox vs. Twins lineup: Return of the big boys

And Mitch Moreland. The Red Sox play the Twins today at 1:05 EST, and some old friends are back in the lineup, along with another left-handed starter and, y’know, Steve Selsky. February y’all. Here’s the batting order: Dustin Pedroia, 2B Xander Bogaerts, SS Mookie Betts, RF Hanley Ramírez, DH Mitch Moreland, 1B Chris Young, LF Pablo Sandoval, 3B Steve Selsky, CF Christian Vazquez, C SP: Roenis Elias Twitter user extraordinaire Phil Hughes will take the mound for Minnesota. Expect strikes.
Twinkie Town 5 hours ago

Spring Training Game 2: Twins at Red Sox

First Pitch: 12:05 pm CTTV: MLBN, MLB.tvRadio: 96.3 GO, TIBN, MLB.comKnow Thine Enemy: Over the Monster Baseball is back baby, and this time it's on TV! Here are the beautiful lineups: Twins Red Sox 1 Drew Stubbs, CF Dustin Pedroia, 2B 2 Danny Santana, RF Xander Bogaerts, SS 3 Robbie...
Patriot Ledger 59 mins ago
Tyler Thornburg unconcerned by rocky debut; Red Sox rebound to win

Tyler Thornburg unconcerned by rocky debut; Red Sox rebound to win

FORT MYERS, Fla. — For Tyler Thornburg, this might be all part of the plan.Thornburg's spring training track record is a horror show. He allowed, with a lifetime ERA close to six and a WHIP barely under 1.50. And so, when Boston's freshly minted set-up man allowed five runs while recording two outs in his Grapefruit League debut on Saturday, he was hardly concerned."I always tend to start slow in spring because the lower body wants to go full speed and the arm [... [...]
The Republican 1 hour ago

Why Tyler Thornburg's first Boston Red Sox spring training outing isn't alarming despite giving up 5 runs

Red Sox's Tyler Thornburg gave up a five runs on four hits and one walk. He recorded just two outs here at JetBlue Park against the Minnesota Twins on Saturday.
Outside Pitch 12 hours ago
Boston Red Sox Xander Bogaerts playing third base in WBC

Boston Red Sox Xander Bogaerts playing third base in WBC

The World Baseball Classic is set to begin on March 6. The Netherlands will have the help of Boston Red Sox star shortstop Xander Bogaerts. He won’t be a star shortstop for them though, as he’s taking up third base for the event. This shouldn’t be welcome news to Red Sox fans. Bogaerts played the position […] The post Boston Red Sox Xander Bogaerts playing third base in WBC appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
Over the Monster 7 hours ago

Sam Travis and the Middlebrooks/Shaw Trap

Travis is an exciting power-hitting prospect. The Red Sox have seen a few of those recently who have flamed out. Maybe it’s just me but I’ve had some hard luck with Red Sox prospects recently. Obviously there have been a number of players who have worked out, such as Mookie...
Red Sox Journal: Elias trying to regain 2014 form

Red Sox Journal: Elias trying to regain 2014 form

FORT MYERS, Fla. — David Price wasn't the only left-hander who didn't have as consistent a first season as he wanted with the Red Sox in 2016. Roenis Elias, the secondary piece of Boston's trade for Carson Smith in December 2015, endured a disappointing first campaign with the Sox. Considered a depth option for either the bullpen or the rotation, Elias barely made an impression at the major-league level, recording just [...]

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The Republican 38 mins ago
Pablo Sandoval, Boston Red Sox, gets loud ovation for trying to bunt for hit, does record hit batting righty

Pablo Sandoval, Boston Red Sox, gets loud ovation for trying to bunt for hit, does record hit batting righty

Red Sox's Pablo Sandoval worked on his right-handed swing this offseason with Tigers' Miguel Cabrera. And he recorded an RBI single off southpaw Adalberto Mejia.
CSN New England 39 mins ago

Red Sox rally for 8-7 spring training victory over Twins

Brian Bogusevic's RBI single in the eighth inning gave the Red Sox a come-from-behind 8-7 spring training victory over the Minnesota Twins on Saturday in Fort Myers, Fla.
The Republican 5 hours ago
Dustin Pedroia being Boston Red Sox's oldest player shows youth of team; where will he bat in order?

Dustin Pedroia being Boston Red Sox's oldest player shows youth of team; where will he bat in order?

Red Sox's Dustin Pedroia thrived after being moved to leadoff last year. He slashed .362/.394/.457/.852 with three homers, 25 RBIs and 10 doubles in 46 games.

Eduardo Rodriguez takes step forward in live BP session

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Eduardo Rodriguez took a step forward on Saturday, tossing his first live batting practice session on the back fields before the Red Sox hosted the Twins at JetBlue Park.Rodriguez is now slated to throw a side session early next week before starting for the Red Sox on Thursday against the Rays in Fort Myers."He looked really good," pitching coach Carl Willis said. "He repeated his delivery really well. The key was starting in the same position, [...]
The Republican 6 hours ago
Boston Red Sox on NESN today for first time in 2017: Here are 3 things to watch

Boston Red Sox on NESN today for first time in 2017: Here are 3 things to watch

NESN will air 15 of the 39 Boston Red Sox's spring training games. Today marks the first televised game. It's against the Minnesota Twins at JetBlue Park at 1:05 p.m.
The Republican 11 hours ago
Sandy Leon, Boston Red Sox C, has 3 new, meaningful tattoos, including tree on forearm

Sandy Leon, Boston Red Sox C, has 3 new, meaningful tattoos, including tree on forearm

Boston Red Sox catcher Sandy Leon, who experienced a breakout season in 2016, arrived at spring training with a noticeable amount of new ink of his body.

Bradfo Sho, Ep. 11: Matt Barnes' 'Betances Project'

Rob Bradford talks with both Red Sox pitcher Matt Barnes, and assistant pitching coach Brian Bannister, about the fascinating project the reliever undertook in the final month of 2016. Barnes explains how he, with the help of others, made a concerted effort to emulate Dellin Betances of the Yankees and how that exercise helped turn around the former No. 1 pick's season.
Newark Star-Ledger 14 hours ago
Check out the sights from the Mets' spring opener vs. Red Sox (PHOTOS)

Check out the sights from the Mets' spring opener vs. Red Sox (PHOTOS)

The Mets opened their Grapefruit League schedule Friday with a 3-2 win over the Boston Red Sox at JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Fla. Michael Conforto and Gavin Cecchini hit homeruns to pace the Mets in their spring opener.
Boston Herald 18 hours ago
Red Sox notebook: Brandon Workman back in action

Red Sox notebook: Brandon Workman back in action

Subtitle: Reliever embraces ‘clean slate’FORT MYERS — Brandon Workman is 28 now. More than 20 months after Tommy John surgery, the Red Sox righty was finally back in a game yesterday.He said he felt 100 percent physically. But he’s a long way from the 2013 playoffs.“That was three years ago, it’s almost like a clean slate for me right now,” said Workman, who threw a scoreless inning with a strikeout in the Sox’ 3-2 loss to the Mets. “I’ve had success before at that level and I’m working right now where I can get back to do that again. That’s kind of where I’m...
The Republican 21 hours ago
Chris Sale, Boston Red Sox lefty, throws down one-handed dunk after Florida Gulf Coast game (VIDEO)

Chris Sale, Boston Red Sox lefty, throws down one-handed dunk after Florida Gulf Coast game (VIDEO)

Boston Red Sox southpaw Chris Sale threw down a one-handed dunk at his alma mater. It's not overly surprising that Sale can dunk. After all, he is 6-foot-6.

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    Chris Sale

    Chris Sale set for Red Sox debut on March 6 - Chris Sale (S) Boston Red Sox

  • 3 Eduardo Rodriguez

    Eduardo Rodriguez

    We now know when Chris Sale, Eduardo Rodriguez will make their first spring training starts

  • 3 Tyler Thornburg

    Tyler Thornburg

    Red Sox 8, Twins 7: Sox complete comeback for first ST win

  • 2 David Price

    David Price

    Red Sox Journal: Elias trying to regain 2014 form

  • 2 Carson Smith

    Carson Smith

    Red Sox Journal: Elias trying to regain 2014 form

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