7:44 PM EDT, Fri July 03, 2015
The Republican 11 mins ago
VIDEOS: Navy SEALs parachute into Fenway Park before Boston Red Sox and Houston Astros game

VIDEOS: Navy SEALs parachute into Fenway Park before Boston Red Sox and Houston Astros game

BOSTON -- Several Navy SEALs parachuted into Fenway Park before the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox game here Friday. They landed right on the outfield grass. MassLive.com's Kevin Dillon took the first video. It is of the very first...
The Republican 49 mins ago

Boston Red Sox RHP Noe Ramirez dominated throughout the minor leagues on his way to Boston

The righty dominated at every level on his way from being a Red Sox fourth-round pick in 2011 to joining the Boston Red Sox here at Fenway Park for the series opener against the Astros.
Full Count | WEEI 1 hour ago

Red Sox lineup: Alejandro De Aza starts in right field; Ryan Hanigan behind plate

The Red Sox will have a standard recent lineup Friday night when they host the Astros for the first of three games this weekend. Even with Shane Victorino activated Friday, Alejandro De Aza gets the start in right field, although manager John Farrell said he would play Saturday. Farrell will stick to...
Full Count | WEEI 2 hours ago

Blake Swihart (toe) placed on 15-day DL, Shane Victorino activated headline Red Sox roster moves

The Red Sox made a few roster moves prior to their weekend series with the Astros. Shane Victorino was taken off the disabled list and added to the active roster, although he won’t start Friday night. He had been on the disabled list with a left calf injury since May 25. In a corresponding move, […]
Over the Monster 12 hours ago

Daily Red Sox Links: Ben Cherington, Rick Porcello, Rusney Castillo

Today's links look at what the Red Sox will do at the trade deadline, the beneficiary of Ryan Hanigan's return, and the growth of Eduardo Rodriguez. Ben Cherington details the difficulties of the trade deadline for a team like the Red Sox. (Brian MacPherson; Providence Journal) The Red Sox would like your young and controllable pitching, please. (Rob Bradford; WEEI.com) As bad as he's been, Rick Porcello will likely get another start before the All Star break. (Scott Lauber; Boston Herald) Luckily for Porcello, Ryan Hanigan is back with the Red Sox. (Nick Cafardo; Boston...
The Republican 11 hours ago

Boston Red Sox injuries: Ryan Hanigan returns, working on hand placement behind plate

TORONTO - Two months after breaking a knuckle on his right hand, Ryan Hanigan was activated from the 60-day disabled list. Reliever Jonathan Aro was optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket to make room on the roster. Hanigan broke the knuckle when...

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Full Count | WEEI 21 hours ago

Closing Time: Red Sox offense explodes in rout of Blue Jays

Don’t look now, but the Red Sox just finished a successful swing through the American League East with one of their most impressive bounce-back wins of the season. It hasn’t made much of a difference yet in the standings, but the Red Sox are in no position to be worrying about first place. They just […]

Crasnick: Why managing is harder than ever

Crasnick: Why managing is harder than ever

Red Sox Manager John Farrell with Dale and Holley

We discuss the state of the Sox, specifically Rick Porcello, with Red Sox Manager John Farrell.
The Republican Jul 2, 2015

Boston Red Sox lineup at Toronto Blue Jays: Ryan Hanigan activated

TORONTO - The Red Sox look to take three of four with their final game in Toronto on Thursday. Two months after suffering a broken knuckle, catcher Ryan Hanigan has returned to the team and will catch Wade Miley. Catchers...
The Republican Jul 2, 2015
Boston Red Sox catcher Ryan Hanigan has a plan to help Rick Porcello return to form

Boston Red Sox catcher Ryan Hanigan has a plan to help Rick Porcello return to form

TORONTO - The last full game Ryan Hanigan caught before breaking his right knuckle was a Thursday night game against the Toronto Blue Jays in late April. Rick Porcello was the starting pitcher that night and he held the Blue...

The MLB manager tree

The MLB manager tree
The Republican Jul 2, 2015
Boston Red Sox GM Ben Cherington: 'It's time to think about' selling at trade deadline (report)

Boston Red Sox GM Ben Cherington: 'It's time to think about' selling at trade deadline (report)

CBSSports.com national baseball writer Jon Heyman quoted Red Sox GM Ben Cherington in a column Thursday highlighting 12 teams that could be possible sellers at the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline.  The Red Sox were listed as the No. 9 team...
Full Count | WEEI Jul 2, 2015

Source: Red Sox eyeing younger pitchers under club control beyond this year

TORONTO — As we head into the final few weeks until the non-waiver trade deadline, the Red Sox approach seems to be taking shape heading the end of the month. And, at this moment, it doesn’t appear to include a pursuit of Cole Hamels, or even Johnny Cueto. According to a major league source, the […]
The Republican Jul 2, 2015

Boston Red Sox pitching coach Carl Willis: Ups and downs two months on the job

TORONTO - The last time Carl Willis was in Toronto it his first day on the job as Red Sox pitching coach. Willis was whisked away from his job in Columbus, Ohio as Triple-A pitching coach in the Cleveland Indians organization...
Full Count | WEEI Jul 2, 2015

Red Sox lineup: Ryan Hanigan makes return, catches Wade Miley

TORONTO — Ryan Hanigan returns to the Red Sox lineup for the first time since fracturing his right little finger May 1. The catcher will serve as the battery-mate for Sox starter Wade Miley in their team’s series finale against the Blue Jays Thursday night. Hanley Ramirez makes his second straight start in left field […]
The Republican Jul 2, 2015
Boston Red Sox prospect Brian Johnson named a Triple-A International League All-Star

Boston Red Sox prospect Brian Johnson named a Triple-A International League All-Star

The 24-year-old Johnson is 8-5 with a 2.68 ERA in 15 starts for the PawSox. He leads the International League in WHIP (1.08), is tied for the league-lead in wins with Durham lefty Scott Diamond, is fifth in ERA and is tied for third in the league in strikeouts (76).
The Republican Jul 2, 2015
Larry Lucchino 'a little embarrassed' by Boston Red Sox's play; defends Hanley Ramirez, Rick Porcello

Larry Lucchino 'a little embarrassed' by Boston Red Sox's play; defends Hanley Ramirez, Rick Porcello

Among the 98 qualified major league starters, Porcello has the second worst ERA (6.08). He has the worst ERA among American League starters.
Full Count | WEEI Jul 2, 2015

Brian Johnson named to International League All-Star Team

While Pawtucket has seen a number of talented players play for them this season, only one has been named to the International League All-Star Team — Brian Johnson. Johnson is 8-5 with a 2.68 ERA in 15 starts for the PawSox this season. The left-hander is tied for the International League in wins (8), fifth […]

Red Sox Player News

  • 4 Shane Victorino

    Shane Victorino

    Blake Swihart (toe) placed on 15-day DL, Shane Victorino activated headline Red Sox roster moves

  • 3 David Ortiz

    David Ortiz

    David Ortiz on All-Star voting: ‘We need to take this more serious’

  • 3 Alejandro De Aza

    Alejandro De Aza

    Alejandro De Aza Player of the Game Interview07-02-15

  • 2 Rick Porcello

    Rick Porcello

    Off days create options for handling Rick Porcello

  • 2 Ryan Hanigan

    Ryan Hanigan

    Boston Red Sox injuries: Ryan Hanigan returns, working on hand placement behind plate

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