6:14 PM EST, Fri November 27, 2020
Over the Monster 9 hours ago
2020 in Review: Ryan Weber

2020 in Review: Ryan Weber

Photo by Omar Rawlings/ We close things out with a man who just lost his spot on the roster. Welcome to our 2020 Red Sox in Review series. This is, as you can probably guess, where we will be reviewing all of the players who made at least a modest impact on the Red Sox in 2020. Every week day we’ll be deep diving into one player. For each edition we’ll describe the season in a sentence, look at the positives from the year as well as negatives, look back at our one big question from the season preview and look ahead to the 2021 season. We’ll be going in...
Over the Monster 9 hours ago
OTM Open Thread 11/27: It is Friday

OTM Open Thread 11/27: It is Friday

Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/ Happy Friday everyone. If any of you are going out shopping for deals today, please be safe. As for sports, there’s a whole lot of college sports, both basketball and football, going on today. So enjoy that. Perhaps some baseball stuff will happen as well. Use this space to discuss whatever you’d like. As always, just be nice to each other.
Over the Monster 11 hours ago
Daily Red Sox Links: Andrew Benintendi, George Springer, Darwinzon Hernandez

Daily Red Sox Links: Andrew Benintendi, George Springer, Darwinzon Hernandez

Photo by Billie Weiss/Boston Red Sox/ One of the biggest questions for the Red Sox moving forward is with Andrew Benintendi. What has gone wrong lately? Is it fixable? And maybe do other teams still see enough value there to make some sort of trade work? (Alex Speier; Boston Globe) While there are some big free agents available that also happen to fit the needs of the Red Sox, they may be better off spreading out some one-year deals with mid-tier names. (Sean McAdam; Boston Sports Journal) Over in the trade market, Blake Snell’s name has come up in rumors as he vaults...
NESN.com Nov 25, 2020

Yasiel Puig To Red Sox? Making Sense Of Juicy MLB Offseason Rumor

Will the Red Sox make a splash this offseason? Boston has financial flexibility and a strong desire to bounce back from a disappointing 2020. As such, we’ll examine whether several notable free agents make sense (or don’t make sense) as the club looks to retool for 2021 and beyond. Yasiel Puig is a lightning rod. […] The post Yasiel Puig To Red Sox? Making Sense Of Juicy MLB Offseason Rumor appeared first on NESN.com.
NESN.com Nov 25, 2020

Red Sox Claim Pitcher Off Waivers Amid Roster Moves Before Thanksgiving

The Boston Red Sox tweaked their roster just before Thanksgiving. The team announced Wednesday that it claimed right-handed pitcher Joel Payamps off waivers from the Arizona Diamondbacks. Robert Stock, also a righty hurler, was designated for assignment to make room for Payamps on the Red Sox’s 40-man roster. Meanwhile, Ryan Weber and Matt Hall — […] The post Red Sox Claim Pitcher Off Waivers Amid Roster Moves Before Thanksgiving appeared first on NESN.com.