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Jun 9, 2017

Yankees take to Twitter to poke fun at Red Sox’ ‘Win, Dance, Repeat’ phrase

After defeating the Red Sox 9-1 Thursday night and taking the series, the first-place Yankees took to Twitter to roast their rivals. They tweeted, “Win. Dominate. Repeat.” in attempt to poke fun at the Sox’ “Win. Dance. Repeat.” phrase. Boston started using the slogan about a year ago after outfielders began dancing following Sox victories, […]
Jun 9, 2017

Friday Red Sox Farm Report: Blake Swihart reaches base 4 times; Michael Chavis hits another home run

Here is what happened in the Red Sox farm system on Thursday. TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (28-27): W, 11-1 vs. Buffalo — On a night where Danny Amendola threw out the first pitch, the PawSox bats stole the show, exploding for 11 runs on 13 hits. Four players had multi-hit games, including first baseman Allen […]
Jun 8, 2017

David Price on incident with media: ‘I stand behind it’

David Price told the Boston Globe Wednesday he is only going to talk to the media after his starts. Well, he started Thursday night against the Yankees, so he talked to the media. And, of course, the most notable topic discussed in the get-together after the Red Sox’ 9-1 loss was Price’s blow-up with a […]
Jun 8, 2017

Yankees 9, Red Sox 1: Bad look for David Price only gets worse

If David Price went out Thursday night and did what he did in the last start, the postgame chaos that transpired after Wednesday night’s Red Sox’ loss would have been viewed as his ultimate springboard. The venom and vitriol sent the media’s way by the pitcher? The ultimate I-know-what-I’m-doing dose of motivation. But he wasn’t […]
Jun 8, 2017

Coolest Play of the Week: Mookie Betts robs a home run

Each week, we will be picking the F.W. Webb “Coolest Play of the Week.” This week’s play comes from Wednesday night’s loss to the Yankees. Mookie Betts robbed a Chris Carter home run after the ball hit off the outstretched arm of a fan. The umpires discussed the play between innings and left the call […]
Jun 8, 2017

David Price, Hanley Ramirez make Forbes 2017 list of highest-paid athletes

Forbes released their list of the world’s top-100 highest paid athletes for 2017 on Thursday. The athletes who make up the list make a cumulative $3.11 billion. The list combines earnings from contracts, endorsements and appearances. Red Sox pitcher David Price checks in to the list at No. 36. Price is making $30 million in […]
Jun 8, 2017

Thursday Red Sox Farm Report: Edgar Olmos tosses 5 no-hit relief innings

Here is a look at what happened in the Red Sox farm system on Wednesday. TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (27-27): W, 6-1 vs. Syracuse; W, 3-0 vs. Syracuse — In Game 1, Brian Bogusevic led the PawSox by going 1-for-3 with a two-run home run in the second inning. — Allen Craig also had a […]
Jun 8, 2017

Shawn Haviland: The Harvard grad who never wants to use his degree

Harvard University is the oldest institution of higher education in America. In the 381 years Harvard’s doors have been open they have graduated men who would go on to be presidents of the United States and women who would go on to lead major corporations. Then, there are the eight graduates who, at least for […]
Jun 7, 2017

John Farrell on D&H: ‘Priority is his rest’ for Craig Kimbrel’s usage

After Tuesday night’s four-out save, the fifth time this season Craig Kimbrel was used for more than one inning of work, John Farrell spoke about his closer’s usage on his weekly appearance on the Dale & Holley show. For the full interview, go to the Dale & Holley audio on demand page. Despite Farrell’s recent […]
Jun 7, 2017

Carson Smith faces hitters for first time in more than year

NEW YORK — The last time Carson Smith faced major league hitters in any capacity it was May 14, when he we went 2/3 innings against the Astros. After that it was Tommy John surgery, followed by a year of rehab and recovery. Wednesday afternoon, Smith returned to a big league mound, even if it […]
Jun 7, 2017

Jerry Remy’s anti-translator take was stupid, but not worthy of outrage

Jerry Remy saved himself from disaster Tuesday. When play-by-play man Dave O’Brien asked him to clarify his bizarre anti-translator take, he backed away, saying he thinks foreign-born players like Masahiro Tanaka should learn “baseball language.” It appeared as if Remy was an inch from scolding the Japanese right-hander to “SPEAK AMERICAN,” but veered off into […]
Jun 7, 2017

Red Sox, NESN release statements on Jerry Remy’s comments

The Red Sox and NESN have each released statements regarding Jerry Remy’s comments about foreign pitchers needing to have translators during mound visits and “learn baseball language” during Tuesday’s Red Sox-Yankees game. “NESN does not agree with any such views expressed by Jerry Remy and we know from talking to Jerry that he regrets making them,” […]
Jun 7, 2017

Jerry Remy apologizes for saying foreign pitchers should ‘learn baseball language’

I sincerely apologize to those who were offended by my comments during the telecast last night. — Jerry Remy (RemDawg) (@Jerry_Remy) June 7, 2017 Jerry Remy tweeted an apology Wednesday morning for comments he made during Tuesday night’s NESN broadcast of the Red Sox-Yankees game. When Yankees pitching coach Larry Rothschild visited the mound in […]
Jun 7, 2017

Wednesday Red Sox Farm Report: Michael Chavis continues hot start to 2017 by going 3-for-4

Here is what happened in the Red Sox farm system on Tuesday. TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (25-27): Postponed due to weather vs. Syracuse — Tuesday’s game will be made up with a doubleheader on Wednesday. DOUBLE-A PORTLAND SEA DOGS (24-28): Postponed due to weather vs. Akron -Tuesday’s game will be made up with a doubleheader […]
Jun 5, 2017

Don Orsillo to call Red Sox game on Fox

Again this season I am doing FS1/Fox National games. Royals/@Padres Saturday, #Red Sox/Astros next Saturday. Eric Karros & Tom Verducci. — Don Orsillo (@DonOrsillo) June 5, 2017 Beloved former NESN broadcaster Don Orsillo announced Monday night he will be the voice of a Red Sox game once again. Orsillo will call the Red Sox-Astros game […]