8:46 AM EDT, Fri October 24, 2014
Over the Monster 1 hour ago
Daily Red Sox Links: Yoenis Cespedes, Junichi Tazawa, Shane Victorino

Daily Red Sox Links: Yoenis Cespedes, Junichi Tazawa, Shane Victorino

Today's links look at Yoenis's potential, Tazawa's morale and the chances that Shane Victorino can come back and contribute. Chili Davis thinks Yoenis Cespedes could be great. (Rob Bradford; WEEI) And he makes John Farrell happy, even if he has a longer contract than his manager. (Peter Abraham; Boston Globe) Junichi Tazawa is just happy to be here. Which is to say, he's just happy to a shutdown middle reliever. (Ricky Doyle; NESN) Which pitcher(s) will be joining him towards the back end of the bullpen remains unclear, but there are some ideas (and a whole lot of stats) flying around...
Newark Star-Ledger 2 hours ago

How Boston Red Sox kept Chili Davis from Yankees

How did the Red Sox nab Chili Davis before their arch rivals could snatch the hitting coach up? According to the Boston Globe's Nick Cafardo, giving Davis a three-year deal "was the only way Davis could be kept from signing...
Over the Monster 15 hours ago

Red Sox announce hiring of hitting coach Chili Davis, retain Victor Rodriguez as assistant hitting coach

The hiring of the new Red Sox hitting coach is official. The Red Sox have found their replacement for former hitting coach Greg Colbrunn. The team announced the hiring of Chili Davis as the club's major league hitting coach. The team also announced that assistant hitting coach Victor Rodriguez will return for his third season with the club. The club's hiring of Davis was previously first reported by Rob Bradford of WEEI.com. Davis returns to the Red Sox organization, where he served as the hitting coach for Triple-A Pawtucket in 2011. A three-time All-Star and World Series Champion during...

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Boston Herald 8 hours ago
Red Sox Notebook: Chili’s back; hits on helping Yoenis Cespedes

Red Sox Notebook: Chili’s back; hits on helping Yoenis Cespedes

If the Red Sox need an endorsement for not trading outfielder Yoenis Cespedes this winter, their new hitting coach will be happy to provide it.

Davis named Red Sox hitting coach

The Boston Red Sox made official on Thursday the appointment of Chili Davis as the team's new hitting coach. In addition, the team announced Victor Rodriguez will return for his third season as assistant hitting coach. Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington and manager John Farrell made the announcement. Davis served as hitting coach for the Oakland Athletics the past three seasons. He played in the majors for 19 years, and was teammates with Farrell on the Angels during parts of 1993 and 1994.
Full Count | WEEI 14 hours ago

Jackie Bradley Jr., Dustin Pedroia and Yoenis Cespedes finalists for AL Gold Glove

Three members of the Red Sox were named finalists for the 2014 Rawlings Gold Glove Award, which recognizes one player from each league at each position. Three-time winner Dustin Pedroia was named a finalist along with Robinson Cano of the Mariners and Ian Kinsler of the Tigers. Jackie Bradley Jr. was named a finalist in […]

Dustin Pedroia, Yoenis Cespedes, Jackie Bradley Jr. named as Gold Glove finalists

Finalists for the Gold Glove Awards were announced Thursday, and the Boston Red Sox have three contenders: Dustin Pedroia at second base, Yoenis Cespedes in left field, and Jackie Bradley Jr. in center field. Pedroia is vying for his second straight and fourth Gold Glove overall at second base, having also claimed the honor in 2008 and 2011. His competition this year includes the Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano, who won two Gold Gloves while playing for the New York Yankees, as well as the Detroit Tigers' Ian Kinsler.
The Republican 15 hours ago

Chili Davis officially hired, Victor Rodriguez to return as Boston Red Sox assistant hitting coach

Rodriguez has been part of the Red Sox's organization for 20 years/
The Republican 16 hours ago

Jackie Bradley Jr., Yoenis Cespedes and Dustin Pedroia named Red Sox's finalists for Gold Glove Awards

Bradley played in only 127 games for the Red Sox in 2014, and 113 of them in center field, but the rookie was still considered the best defender in the game by manager John Farrell.
Pedroia, Cespedes, Bradley All Named Finalists For Gold Gloves

Pedroia, Cespedes, Bradley All Named Finalists For Gold Gloves

The Sox second baseman will be vying for his fourth while the two outfielders each go for his first.
Rusney Castillo Remains Day-to-Day After Bruising Hand in Arizona Fall League

Rusney Castillo Remains Day-to-Day After Bruising Hand in Arizona Fall League

Rusney Castillo suffered a minor injury while playing for the Arizona Fall League's Surprise Saguaros.
The Republican Oct 22, 2014
Stock Watch: Rubby De La Rosa and two-pitch mix could bolster Boston Red Sox's bullpen

Stock Watch: Rubby De La Rosa and two-pitch mix could bolster Boston Red Sox's bullpen

From Aug. 16 through the end of the season, De La Rosa made seven starts and returned for the sixth inning just twice.
The Republican Oct 22, 2014

David Ortiz greets former Red Sox pitcher Jake Peavy during World Series press conference

David Ortiz stopped by early in Kansas City to greet former teammate Jake Peavy.

Edes' 2004 top moments: ALCS Games 4-5

BOSTON -- A moment? Ha. I can't crystallize 2004 into a single moment, any more than a historian could summarize the French Revolution by one swoosh of the guillotine. But for the purposes of this exercise, I can narrow it down to 10 hours and 51 minutes, the time it took for the Red Sox to black out the first syllable of impossible as deftly as those graffiti artists transformed the "reverse curve" sign on Storrow Drive into "Reverse the Curse." On Oct.
The Republican Oct 22, 2014
World Series, Game 2: As Jake Peavy starts for San Francisco Giants, will Red Sox fans root for him?

World Series, Game 2: As Jake Peavy starts for San Francisco Giants, will Red Sox fans root for him?

Peavy had a 4.48 ERA in Boston, but a 2.17 ERA in 12 starts with the Giants.
Pete Frates To Be Honored at World Series Game Wednesday Night

Pete Frates To Be Honored at World Series Game Wednesday Night

Tonight in Kansas City, Pete Frates will be honored on the field before Game 2 of the World Series at Kauffman Stadium

Red Sox Player News

  • 5 Dustin Pedroia

    Dustin Pedroia

    Jackie Bradley Jr., Yoenis Cespedes and Dustin Pedroia named Red Sox's finalists for Gold Glove Awards

  • 2 Craig Breslow

    Craig Breslow

    Craig Breslow not optimistic about option being picked up

  • David Ortiz

    David Ortiz

    David Ortiz's shoes sure are covered in spikes

  • Clay Buchholz

    Clay Buchholz

    Daily Red Sox Links: Chili Davis, Clay Buchholz, Allen Craig

  • Mike Napoli

    Mike Napoli

    Stock Watch: Mike Napoli due for a career year with Boston Red Sox (for real this time)

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