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Alex Hassan Recalled From Pawtucket As Boston Red Sox Make Roster Moves

BOSTON — The Red Sox swapped out a few faces before Wednesday’s game against the Los Angeles Angels at Fenway Park. Catcher David Ross and outfielder/first baseman Alex Hassan are back with the Red Sox. Catcher Dan Butler and right-handed pitcher Steven Wright have been optioned to Triple-A Pawtucket. Ross, who had been battling a foot injury, was activated from the 15-day disabled...
August 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Hassan To Make Major League Debut In Red Sox-Rays Series Finale

BOSTON — Alex Hassan will make his major league debut Sunday against the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park. Hassan, who was called up by the Red Sox before Friday’s game, will play right field and bat sixth against Rays starter Erik Bedard. The Milton, Mass., native is hitting .217 (33-for-152) with one homer and 19 RBIs in 45 games with Triple-A Pawtucket this season. “A local...
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Muddy Chicken Back In Line-Up; Hassan Starts

Good news, Nation. As expected, Dustin Pedroia will be back in the lineup today for the Red Sox. Both initial x-rays (or fluoroscopes as John Farrell quaintly calls them) and subsequent MRIs were negative. In addition, Milton's Alex Hassan will make his major league debut today in right field. The Red Sox send Jon Lester to the mound in the final game of the Rays series. He will...
Via FenwayNation
June 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Hassan: Getting Called Up To Boston Red Sox ‘Literally My Dream’

BOSTON — Alex Hassan, a native of Milton, Mass., attended five or six Red Sox games per season with his father while growing up. Now, the Boston College High School graduate is suiting up for the team he so passionately followed. Hassan was called up by the Red Sox from Triple-A Pawtucket before Friday’s game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park. The 26-year-old was nearly...
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Alex Hassan Gets His Call-Up To "The Show"

Alex HassanIf you grew up in Milton, Massachusetts and attended BC High, chances are you dreamed of playing at Fenway Park for the Red Sox. That dream may—as early as tonight—become a reality for Milton's Alex Hassan. The Red Sox called up Hassan from AAA Pawtucket to replace Ryan Lavarnway (who has gone on the DL). Hassan has been on the 40-man roster, but has never actually...
Via FenwayNation
May 30, 2014  |  Discuss

The Boston Sports Connection: With Guests Boston Red Sox Prospect Alex Hassan & Yahoo! Sports' Warren Shaw

Get connected to The Boston Sports Connection powered by CLNS Radio! With the Boston Red Sox ahead in their ALDS series against the Tampa Bay Rays two games to one, host Sean Bakke looks towards the future by welcoming Red Sox prospect Alex Hassan to the show to discuss his career and how he is preparing himself to fulfill his dreams of playing for the big club.  Sean will also...
Via CLNS Radio
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Red Sox Injury News: Alex Hassan (foot), Ryan Kalish (shoulder)

The Boston Red Sox will be starting the season on a sour note with a couple of their players injured.  Both Ryan Kalish, who underwent surgery at the end of Janaury, and Alex Hassan will be unavailable for the start of the season. According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, Hassan has suffered a stress fracture in his foot. Outfielder Alex Hassan has a stress fracture...
Via MLB Injury News
February 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Red Sox Prospect Alex Hassan Won’t Be Ready for Start of Camp Because of Stress Fracture in Foot

Another Red Sox outfielder will be unavailable for the start of spring training. According to The Boston Globe’s Nick Cafardo, manager John Farrell said that minor leaguer Alex Hassan will not be ready for the start of camp because of a stress fracture in his left foot. This comes on the heels of the recent news that outfielder Ryan Kalish will miss a big chunk of the season after...
February 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Beat Farming: Hassan leads Pawsox to 5th straight win

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. Alex Hassan's 8th inning home run broke the 4-4 tie to give the Pawsox their 5th consecutive victory. Mark Melancon continued his scoreless pitching, tossing another perfect...
Via Ted's Army
May 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Interview with Alex Hassan

Alex Hassan is a 23 year old outfielder who spent all last year playing for the Portland Sea Dogs. Hassan is a Massachusetts native who grew up in Milton. He was drafted by the Red Sox in the 20th round of the 2009 draft. Hassan has done nothing but impress since being drafted by the Sox. He is known for his excellent plate discipline and ability to grind out at bats. He received an...
Via Bloody Sox
March 04, 2012  |  Discuss
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