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BOSTON -- The news was an absolute bombshell to Cody Ross. In August 2010, Ross -- then a member of the Marlins -- received word that he'd been placed on waivers and abruptly snagged by the Giants. The transaction crushed Ross, who was popular in the clubhouse and wanted to stay in South Beach long-term. It was there where Ross evolved from obscurity as journeyman into a consistent contributor. Needless to say, the outfielder was overcome with sadness and frustration upon his abrupt exit from South Beach. "When it first happened it was an emotional time for me," Ross said....
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According to Nick Cafardo the Boston Globe, Ryan Sweeney has been placed on the 15 day DL with an injured toe. Ryan Kalish has been added to the major league roster to fill Sweeney’s roster spot.
Kalish had hit .378/.477/.757 with 4 home runs and 2 doubles in 9 games for the AAA PawSox. He missed a lot of last season with a shoulder injury, and some of this season, but he came...
BOSTON -- Carl Crawford knows he has been a non factor for the Red Sox so far this season. But the All-Star left fielder is determined to change that reality. Crawford took about 50 swings during batting practice on Tuesday, impressing with his bat speed and solid stroke. The 30-year-old blasted a few pitches off the Green Monster in left field and even sent one into the deepest...
Things were problematic enough for the Boston Red Sox with injuries this season, and now they may have to worry about Dustin Pedroia again. The second baseman re-injured his right thumb Tuesday for the second time in three weeks and was taken out of the game after his at-bat in the seventh inning. Pedroia was not available to talk with the media after Boston's 7-5 win over...
With all the Red Sox talk about who's not on the field -- namely, the team's entire projected starting outfield -- it's gone a little bit unnoticed that the guys who are filling out the lineup card on a daily basis are doing pretty darn well for themselves. Coming in to Tuesday's series opener at Fenway hosting the Miami Marlins, the offense is one thing that Sox...
David Ortiz homered and Ryan Kalish had a tiebreaking RBI single to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 7-4 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Sunday night.
Kalish, recalled from Triple-A Pawtucket before the game also scored on Daniel Nanva's squeeze bunt to cap Boston's three-run seventh inning that gave the Red Sox a 6-3 lead.
Matt Albers (2-0) pitched one inning to pick up the...
Franklin Morales didn't receive a decision for his exploits in Sunday's 7-4 win. But he received much more than a statistic could reflect. With nine strikeouts through five innings –– in an emergency spot start for Josh Beckett –– Morales earned a tremendous amount of respect in the Red Sox clubhouse. And maybe, just maybe, he may get future consideration to be groomed...
BOSTON -- By electing to battle through the pain, Dustin Pedroia gambled. The second baseman took a chance on playing through a torn adductor muscle in his right thumb, hoping he wouldn't re-aggravate the injury –– or worsen it –– after missing six games. That decision may possibly haunt him. During the seventh inning of Tuesday's 7-5 win over the Marlins, Pedroia...
After taking two of three from the Marlins last week in Miami, the Red Sox look for another series win as the Marlins travel north for three at Fenway starting on Tuesday.Fenway West & TiqIQ have taken the hassle out of scouring the web for tickets by aggregating multiple ticket sellers into one format. Whether you want to score seats directly behind home plate, or just get in...
Lil Wayne takes a break from shooting the “Lover” music video with PJ Morton to chop it up with a few of the Boston Red Sox players. In the video above, Weezy talks about how he met some of the Red Sox players at their clubhouse on June 13th after their game against Miami Marlins at Marlins Park. Tune also goes to show how much of a fan he is by showing a tattoo...
The Boston Red Sox selected third baseman Xavier Turner in the 34th round out of Sandusky High School in Ohio. We sat down with him for a draft day Q&A session to get his thoughts on being drafted by the Red Sox, to get an idea on his strengths and weaknesses, who he would compare himself to at the big league level, and much more.
It doesn't sound like there will be any sort of long, drawn-out negotiation process for the Red Sox to sign their first-round draft pick. Baseball America reports that the Sox have come to terms with first-round pick Deven Marrero, a slick-fielding shortstop out of Arizona State. According to Baseball America, the deal comes with a $2.05 million bonus for Marrero, who Boston...
After taking two of three from the Marlins last week in Miami, the Red Sox look for another series win as the Marlins travel north for three at Fenway starting on Tuesday.
BSMW & TiqIQ have taken the hassle out of scouring the web for tickets by aggregating multiple ticket sellers into one format. Whether you want to score seats directly behind home plate, or just get in the...
Who has the time to keep up with all of the Sox minor league teams? We'll do all the work to keep you updated with the beat on the farm.
Aaron Cook (SP): 4 IP, 7 H, 3 R, 3 ER, BB, 3 K
Ryan Lavarnway (C): 3-for-5, Solo HR (7), 2 2B, R
Josh Kroeger (RF): 1-for-3, 2-run HR (9), 3 RBI
Nate Spears (3B): 2-for-4, 3-run HR (5)
Time: 7:10 PM
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Pitching: RHP Clay Buchholz (7-2, 5.38)
Pitching: LHP Mark Buehrle (5-7, 3.41)
-Josh Beckett responding to a report of a toxic Red Sox clubhouse.