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Jake Peavy‘s competitive nature is visible — and usually audible when he takes the rubber.
The right-hander has done everything and then some since coming over to Boston in a three-team trade, and manager John Farrell can’t overstate his importance to the rotation as Peavy has consistently worked deep in games and continued to find ways to minimize damage.
Check out the above video to hear more from Farrell as well as what Jenny Dell has to say about the newest member of the Red Sox, John McDonald.
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Win or lose, Jake Peavy was going out for dinner with a group of
former White Sox teammates after the game tonight. That he pitched seven
solid innings in a 7-2 victory meant he could walk into Chicago...
Jake Peavy's known for studying hitters. It certainly gave him an edge against his former teammates.
Peavy pitched seven strong innings, Jacoby Ellsbury had three hits and the Boston Red Sox beat the Chicago White Sox 7-2 on Saturday night for their sixth win in seven games.
Acquired in a three-team, seven-player deal July 30 that sent infielder Jose Iglesias to Detroit, Peavy...
BOSTON — The Red Sox’ pitching has been working like clockwork. It’s a good problem to have when it means consistently shutting down the opposition.
Jake Peavy provided yet another solid start for the Red Sox on Saturday. He lasted seven innings while giving up two runs on five hits as Boston rolled to a 7-2 victory over the White Sox. The Red Sox have now given up three runs...
Jake Peavy got the better of his former team as the Red Sox beat the White Sox 7-2 Saturday night at Fenway Park for the second straight game.
Peavy went seven innings giving up two runs on five hits and a walk with four strikeouts. He lowered his ERA to 3.91 improving his record to 11-5. Since being acquired in a three-team deal at the trading deadline Peavy is 3-1 with the Red...
Today, on the first day of September, the Red Sox are in a good place. Four and a half games up in the East. Best record in the American League, third best in all of baseball. An enviable starting pitching staff made even stronger with the addition of Gentleman Jake Peavy. And, of course, Jenny Dell.
But now comes the home stretch. Wicked September. Over the next 30 says, the Red...
Jake Peavy will be facing some familiar faces on Saturday night.
After being dealt to the Red Sox in a three-team trade on July 30, the right-hander went from a team that was in the basement of the AL Central to one that was atop the AL East, and looking to go far into the postseason.
Peavy spent five seasons with Chicago, and he will be making his first career start against his...
Jake Peavy grabbed his second win as a member of the Red Sox against his
former team on Saturday in a 7-2 win over Chicago at Fenway Park.
(John E. Sokolowski/USA TODAY Sports)
As far as the numbers go, once the Red Sox strike first, they’re hard to beat.
The Sox came into Saturday night’s game with a 54-15 record this season when...
The Red Sox will send Ryan Dempster to the hill tonight against White Sox LHP Hector Santiago. On Saturday night, former Pale Hoser Jake Peavy will face ChiSox lefty Jon Danks. The series will wrap up on Sunday afternoon, with Felix Doubront facing off against RHP Andre Rienzo. The White Sox are going nowhere—buried in the basement of the AL Central at 21 games behind the Tigers...
David Ortiz hasn’t gotten a hit in his last six games, and that’s unusual for the slugger.
The timing couldn’t have been better for the slump, though, as the Red Sox hold onto first place and just took two of three from the Baltimore Orioles. Big Papi waited until late August to go through his first extended slump of the 2013 season, and manager John Farrell said that fact...
Detroit Tigers shortstop Jose Iglesias met up with his former team this week for the first time since being traded away. Iglesias, who showed strong defensive skills and flashes of offensive brilliance during his time with the Red Sox, has played in 28 games with the Tigers, and is batting .292.
Many fans in Boston were disappointed to see Iglesias leave in the three-team trade,...
The month of September hasn't been to kind to the Boston Red Sox the past three seasons. The team hasn't made the playoffs since 2009, but the Red Sox enter the month of September with a 81-56 record, best in the American League. Despite that Boston is playing well, it's hard not to remember what happened two seasons ago. In 2011, the Red Sox lost 20 of their last...
BOSTON — Not only was Mike Carp the hero of Wednesday’s game against the Orioles, but he also came up big despite a nagging injury.
Carp was originally scheduled to be in the Red Sox’ starting lineup Thursday, but John Farrell adjusted his lineup shortly before game time. According to the Sox skipper, Carp has been dealing with a shoulder issue over the past few days.
5:05 p.m.: Xander Bogaerts will be in the Red Sox’ lineup Saturday. Cody Ross will join him, as they’ll bat ninth and eighth, respectively.
Saturday’s complete lineups are below.
Red Sox (80-56)
Jacoby Ellsbury, CF
Shane Victorino, RF
Dustin Pedroia, 2B
David Ortiz, DH
Mike Napoli, 1B
Jonny Gomes, LF
Will Middlebrooks, 3B
Cody Ross, C
Xander Bogaerts, SS
Jake Peavy, RHP (10...
With the deadline approaching to trade for players who will be eligible for the postseason roster just a day away, could the Red Sox be shopping for another bullpen arm?
Currently, the right-handed bridge to closer Koji Uehara consists of Junichi Tazawa and rookie Brandon Workman. Manager John Farrell has also shown his willingness to use lefty Craig...
Ortiz With FN's Editor-In-Chief (FenwayNation Photo)David Ortiz is mired in an uncharacteristic 0-22 slump. Despite the slide, he's still hitting over .300 and is among the offensive leaders in the American League. As the Globe's Peter Abraham reports, Ortiz met with media last night after going 0-4 and leaving some precious runners on base in an ultimate 3-2 loss. Said...