Found July 09, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Allen Webster
TEAMS: Boston Red Sox
Allen Webster finally got the monkey off of his back. The right-hander notched his first career in at the end of June and will look to build off of that momentum Tuesday night against the Mariners. Webster will be matched up against a Mariners starting pitcher who is nearly 10 years his senior, though they both have the same amount of experience in the majors. NESN Nation’s Alison Smith breaks down the pitching matchup in the above video. Join NESN Nation: In-game home page | Twitter | Facebook

Andrew Miller To Have Season-Ending Surgery: What Now For the Red Sox?

Well this isn’t good. During Saturday’s game against the Angels, Red Sox left-handed reliever Andrew Miller was pulled with an injured left foot, unable to walk off without assistance. Today, news has come down that Miller had sustained significant damage to the ligament in his foot, and would have season-ending surgery. Make no mistake; while Miller may not be a big-name star...

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The Boston Red Sox added needed depth to its bullpen calling up right-handers Steven Wright and Pedro Beato. The Red Sox made the moves Wednesday before facing the Seattle Mariners. Boston optioned starter Allen Webster and reliever Alfredo Aceves to Triple-A Pawtucket to clear roster spots. The decision to send out Webster leaves the Red Sox needing a starter for Sunday's...

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Red Sox Face Questions in Bullpen, Team Could Become Active As Trade Deadline Nears (Video)

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Jarrod Saltalamacchia has come a long way behind the plate. “Salty” isn’t among the elite at his position, but he’s developed into a solid defensive catcher. He is certainly among the most cerebral. Once looked at as an offense-first backstop, he is playing a key role in the success of a Boston Red Sox pitching staff that is exceeding expectations. Originally a first-round...

Video: Red Sox Campaign for Koji

Boston Red Sox players Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Clay Buchholz, Andrew Miller and Dustin Pedroia campaign for Koji Uehara to win the Final Vote and make the 2013 AL All-Star Team. Your browser does not support iframes. So do what the Laser Show said and #VOTEKOJI. Follow Ian on Twitter @soxanddawgs. And be sure to like us on Facebook as well.

Jimmy Fund Radio Telethon Invites Donations for Chance to Win Autographed Johnny Pesky No. 6 Jerseys

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Red Sox Recap: Sox survive Seattle slugfest

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Game 93: Red Sox at Mariners - Sleepless (while the Sox are) in Seattle

Ben Whitehead Contributing Writer If you have been staying up the past several games watch the Red Sox play on the West Coast, then kudos to you. Not only have the nights been long, but the games haven’t been great, especially if you’re a Sox fan watching your team get off to a 2-3 start to midway through this 10-game trip. Last night was much better, as the Boston Red Sox...

Boston Red Sox @ Seattle Mariners Pitching Matchups: 7/8-7/11

Note: Pitching matchups are subject to change Monday, July 8 @ 10:10 PM Jon Lester, LHP (8-4, 4.41) vs Felix Hernandez, RHP (8-4, 2.69) TV: NESN, Radio: Red Sox Radio Network, MLB Gameday Audio Tuesday, July 9 @ 10:10 PM Allen Webster, RHP (1-2, 7.88) vs Hisashi Iwakuma, RHP (7-4, 2.60) TV: NESN, Radio: Red Sox Radio Network, MLB Gameday...
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