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It’s been a cold week in Boston, but that hasn’t stopped a number of Red Sox players from going out and touring the city.
Jonny Gomes, David Ross, Ryan Kalish and Daniel Nava spent Wednesday traveling around Boston, visiting sites from Bunker Hill to Beacon Hill and Copley Square to Kenmore Square.
The Sox quartet shared plenty of laughs during their adventure, which included a trolley tour, a USS Constitution visit and a stop at the Massachusetts State House. It wasn’t just for their own enjoyment, though — although they had a blast in the process. Instead, they wanted to get out there and interact with those Bostonians who were brave enough to weather the elements.
Don’t worry. In addition to checking out the sights, the Red Sox players gave out some Dunkin’ Donuts hot chocolate and doughnuts to make sure everyone was warm and nourished. What perhaps made fans warmer, though, were the Red Sox tickets given away throughout the day.
It might not feel like it just yet, but baseball i...
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Kalish will have another surgery on his troublesome right
(non-throwing) shoulder next week, and would be sidelined throughout
spring training and miss a chance to earn a spot on the Red Sox’ Opening
Red Sox outfielder Ryan Kalish will most likely be searching for a good luck charm, rabbit's foot or anything else that might spare him continued agony. The injury prone outfielder was recovering from
surgery which repaired a torn labrum in his left shoulder when he hit another
According to sources Kalish will undergo another surgery sometime next week. This time...
According to a report from WEEI’s Rob Bradford on Friday, Red Sox outfielder Ryan Kalish will likely undergo surgery on an unspecified ailment and miss the entirety of spring training. According to Bradford, the ailment is not to Kalish’s neck, which has been an issue for the outfielder throughout the past year.
Kalish underwent two separate neck surgeries in 2012, one on a...
Life is good in Boston. Pedro Martinez and Jason Varitek have re-signed and everyone is hopeful for 2007. Wait, I've heard that line before. Well, although its 2013, Pedro and Varitek are both being signed by Boston, but this time it is as Special Assistants to the General Manager. While we fans are excited to see two legends come back and help their old team, what will this...
Pedro Martinez has returned to the Boston Red Sox.
On Thursday, Martinez, a three-time Cy Young Award winner and eight-time All-Star, who spent seven seasons in Boston, was brought back to the franchise. He will serve as a special assistant to general manager Ben Cherington.
Martinez became a Red Sox starting pitcher in 1998 and was a key cog in the 2004 team that brought a World...
Ryan Sweeney will apparently get another chance with the Boston Red Sox.
The 27-year-old outfielder ended his own 2012 season, and will now have
to win a spot on the Sox 2013 Major League roster. The two sides agreed
upon a minor league contract, with an invitation to major league camp that would
allow him to elect free agency if he is not added to the major league roster...
Boston is freezing and Opening Day is still more than two months away, but Fenway Park already has a baseball feel to it.
That’s because the Red Sox will be hosting the Winterfest Video Game Tournament at the ballpark on Saturday, Jan. 26. The event, which will transform the Fenway Park suites into an arcade, will take place 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
The bracket-style tournament will feature...
Given the current temperatures in Boston, it is easy to forget that spring is just around the corner. But Truck Day, the unofficial beginning of spring training for the Red Sox, reminds us that baseball season is coming.
This year, he team’s equipment truck is scheduled to depart Fenway Park around noon on Tuesday, Feb. 5. The 18-wheeler will then make the 1,480-mile trek to the...
The Red Sox have some serious talent down in the minor leagues, and on Friday a selection of that Triple-A talent gathered at Pawtucket for media day.
While Dan Butler headed to the Dominican for most of the winter, Justin Henry likewise played down in Venezuela to sharpen his game, and the two reflected on those international experiences Friday. For guys like Allen Webster and Jackie...
It’s now going on nine years since the Red Sox broke the Curse of the Bambino and captured the franchise’s first World Series title in 86 years.
While David Ortiz remains the last Red Sox from the 2004 team, on Thursday it was announced the Pedro Martinez would be returning to Boston as a special assistant.
With Jason Varitek also joining the front office last season, it begs...
Today the Red Sox announced that Pedro “Peety” Martinez
would be rejoining the Red Sox organization as a special assistant to the
general manager. I don’t know what a “special assistant to the general manager”
does exactly, but I’m stoked to have him back in Beantown. I won’t speak on
behalf of the entire Red Sox Nation (although I could and most of the time
As reported earlier this morning by Anthony Aidonidis the Red Sox pitching staff will report to
the Sox spring training facility in Ft. Meyers ahead of
their mandated February 12th date. This has to be an encouraging sign
for newly minted manager John Farrell as the Sox attempt to turn the page on a
disappointing 2012 season.
RedSox.com is reporting that manager...
The fellas over at MLB.com's Hot
Stove discuss the upcoming 2013 Red Sox season. Analysts Jim Duquette (Yes the same Duquette family that infiltrated the Sox organization in years past) and Marlon
Anderson give a fair and honest assessment of the Sox leading up to
spring training in Fort Myers, Florida.
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The Red Sox and Pirates seem to be good trading partners this off-season. A big deal at the end of December brought Joel Hanrahan already to Boston.
If the two sides keep the communications open there might be another deal to be made.
The Pirates are the ones to start the latest rumor that Garrett Jones...