6:07 AM EDT, Sun September 21, 2014
Over the Monster 6 hours ago

Red Sox 2, Orioles 7: Battered, bruised, and beaten

The Red Sox produced one good inning, but it was all downhill from there. The Red Sox started strong, but hit the wall in a hurry, leaving them the victims of a 7-2 beatdown at the hands of a superior Orioles team. Boston seemed to carry their momentum from Friday night directly into the first inning Saturday. After a walk from Mookie Betts gave him a runner on base, David Ortiz got a curveball from Chris Tillman that stayed a little too high over the outside part of the plate and took it a long way to opposite field. Adam Jones and Alejandro De Aza headed back to the wall in left-center,...
The Republican 8 hours ago

David Ortiz hits 35th home run but Red Sox come up short in 7-2 loss to Orioles

It's been the newest and most effective way the Boston Red Sox can score runs: Mookie Betts on base, David Ortiz homers.
Full Count | WEEI 8 hours ago

Why you should have cared about Saturday’s Red Sox game: Rubby De La Rosa has officially hit the wall

BALTIMORE — Rubby De La Rosa is sputtering toward the finish line. The Red Sox starter had yet another subpar outing, this time allowing four runs on six hits over just four innings in the Red Sox’ 7-2 loss to the Orioles, Saturday night in Camden Yards. Coming into the start against the O’s, De […]
Full Count | WEEI 12 hours ago

Saturday’s Red Sox-Orioles matchups: Rubby De La Rosa vs. Chris Tillman

The Red Sox will play the second game of their three-game series against the Orioles on Saturday night, as Rubby De La Rosa will face off against Chris Tillman. De La Rosa’€™s last two starts have not gone exactly as planned. Against the Royals last Saturday,...
Boston Herald 6 hours ago
David Ortiz: Pitchers, stick with the Cy Young award

David Ortiz: Pitchers, stick with the Cy Young award

No offense, Clayton Kershaw and Pedro Martinez, but David Ortiz is not a believer in your MVP credentials — present, past and future.“I don’t care, it can be Pedro Martinez, my brother, but the Cy Young is good enough for pitchers,” Ortiz said. “You were the best at what you do. What else do you need?”
KFFL 9 hours ago

Red Sox | David Ortiz stays hot

Boston Red Sox DH David Ortiz went 1-for-4 with a home run and two RBIs ...
Rotoworld 6 hours ago

Ortiz homers, drives in two in loss to O's - David Ortiz (DH) Boston Red Sox

David Ortiz hit his 35th home run of the season in Saturday's 7-2 loss to the Orioles.
The Republican 11 hours ago
Injured first baseman Mike Napoli expected to return in final week of Boston Red Sox's season

Injured first baseman Mike Napoli expected to return in final week of Boston Red Sox's season

Napoli was held out of the Red Sox's lineup Saturday for the third straight game.
Rotoworld 15 hours ago

Mike Napoli not in Red Sox lineup Saturday - Mike Napoli (1B) Boston Red Sox

Mike Napoli is not in the Red Sox lineup on Saturday.
Boston Herald 5 hours ago
Rusney Castillo’s judgment day

Rusney Castillo’s judgment day

BALTIMORE — If the Red Sox’ $72.5 million wager pays off and Rusney Castillo goes on to become a successful big league center fielder, remember this date: July 26, 2014.It might have been the single most important day in Castillo’s career.

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Full Count | WEEI Sep 19, 2014

David Ortiz: ‘They call me Super Papi’

BALTIMORE — Decades from now, assuming that baseball does not hurtle towards a clockless extinction, David Ortiz will remain a reference point in Red Sox history, a necessary landmark and point of comparison for any slugger in the team’s uniform. Ortiz slammed a pair of homers — the 33rd and 34th of his season — […]

David Ortiz Player of the Game Interview

Joe and Dave talk with David Ortiz after he hits two home runs to propel the Red Sox to an extra-innings win over the Baltimore Orioles.
Full Count | WEEI Sep 19, 2014

Why You Should Have Cared About Friday’s Red Sox Game: David Ortiz keeps making history; Feats of Mookie’s Feets

(For the final month of the regular season, ‘€œClosing Time’€ will be called ‘€œWhy you should have cared,’€ looking beyond the final score ‘€” at a time when losses are arguably more valuable to the Sox than wins (for draft and waiver position) ‘€” for either meaningful signs for 2015 or simple aesthetic considerations.) BALTIMORE […]
The Republican Sep 19, 2014

Christian Vazquez 'ready and capable' of being Boston Red Sox's every-day catcher in 2015

He's throwing out 46 percent of attempted base-stealers, which would be the best in the major leagues if he had registered enough playing time.
The Republican Sep 19, 2014

Garin Cecchini on rocky season in minors: 'I knew I wasn't going to suck for the whole year'

The Red Sox don't have any guaranteed All-Stars at the hot corner as they look toward 2015. But with Cecchini, Middlebrooks and Brock Holt, they have options.
Full Count | WEEI Sep 19, 2014

John Farrell: Christian Vazquez ‘ready and capable’ of being an Opening Day catcher

BALTIMORE — Jackie Bradley Jr. is hitting .203 with a .271 OBP and .272 slugging mark this year. Christian Vazquez is hitting .217/.278/.268. Yet whereas Bradley’s offensive performance in 414 plate appearances has raised questions about his future big league role, the Sox have a more optimistic view of Vazquez’s offensive performance. “He’€™s handled different […]
Extra Inning Heroics Courtesy of Ortiz Lift Sox To a Win

Extra Inning Heroics Courtesy of Ortiz Lift Sox To a Win

David Ortiz hit two home runs, the second a 10th inning game winner, as the Sox grabbed a series-opening win over the Orioles in Baltimore.
Full Count | WEEI Sep 19, 2014

Rusney Castillo to play in Arizona Fall League and Puerto Rico Winter League

BALTIMORE — While some members of the Red Sox are contemplating the end of their season, Rusney Castillo’s baseball season remains in its early stages, a notion made official by Sox manager John Farrell on Friday. Farrell said that Castillo, who made his major league debut on Wednesday in Pittsburgh and is back in the […]
The Republican Sep 19, 2014

Rusney Castillo to play in Arizona Fall League and Puerto Rican league this off-season

Ideally, the Red Sox want a polished player when Castillo arrives to Fort Myers next spring.

Orioles, Red Sox lineups not brimming with key players

Markakis' shoulder still sore after he was hit by a pitch TuesdayThe Orioles' lineup for Friday night's game against the Boston Red Sox looks more like it is ready for Fort Myers, Fla., in March than Camden Yards in September. That's what happens when you clinch your division with a week-plus to play, I suppose.
Full Count | WEEI Sep 19, 2014

Red Sox lineup: Rusney Castillo in center, Garin Cecchini gets first big league start

BALTIMORE — The list of Red Sox firsts continues to expand, as new outfielder Rusney Castillo will get his first start against an American League East opponent while third baseman Garin Cecchini will get his first big league start. Castillo went 1-for-4 in his Wednesday debut, while Cecchini is 2-for-3 and has been hit by […]

Red Sox Player News

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    David Ortiz

    David Ortiz hits 35th home run but Red Sox come up short in 7-2 loss to Orioles

  • 1 Mike Napoli

    Mike Napoli

    Injured first baseman Mike Napoli expected to return in final week of Boston Red Sox's season

  • 1 Joe Kelly

    Joe Kelly

    Meet Joe Kelly, skateboarder turned starter

  • 1 Rubby De La Rosa

    Rubby De La Rosa

    Rubby De La Rosa slowing down: Short outing yields five runs in Red Sox's 7-1 loss to Royals

  • 1 Rusney Castillo

    Rusney Castillo

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