BOSTON -- At 36, Scott Atchison is putting together a career year. Through 38 1/3 innings this season, Atchison has turned heads with his performance, striking out 29 batters while surrendering just five runs en route to posting a miniscule 1.17 ERA. Unlike most in the majors, Red Sox first base coach Alex Ochoa anticipated Atchison's success. After facing Atchison in Japan,...
I had hoped for a reminder of 1994 on Friday. And I got one: except it was Tim Bogar and Alex Ochoa screaming at the Tampa Bay Rays.Oh well. At least I got Ike Davis' third and fourth RBI in his last two games (close enough ... I guess). Though he's still on Interstate 68 (between West Virginia and Maryland ... he's getting closer), he's showing a couple of signs...
The Red Sox made one more stride toward assembling their 2012 cast on Friday, filling out the team's major league coaching staff. The team has named Bob McClure the pitching coach, while adding Alex Ochoa as the first-base coach. Tim Bogar, previously the team's third-base coach, will now assume the role of bench coach, which was vacated by DeMarlo Hale earlier this offseason...
The Red Sox announced their 2012 coaching staff on Friday. Bob McClure takes over as pitching coach, with Tim Bogar becoming bench coach and Dave Magadan remaining the hitting coach. Alex Ochoa and Jerry Royster will man the first- and third-base boxes, respectively, and Gary Tuck remains in the bullpen.
The Boston Red Sox have hired Bob McClure as pitching coach and moved Tim Bogar to bench coach.
The Red Sox said Friday Alex Ochoa will be first base coach on manager Bobby Valentine's staff and Jerry Royster will be the third base coach. Bogar and Ochoa both played under Valentine with the New York Mets.
Bogar is in his fourth year with the Red Sox, spending the last two as...
Former outfielder and Sox minor league coach, Alex Ochoa, has been named first-base coach for the big league club.
Ochoa, 39, was the hitting coach for Boston’s High-A Salem affiliate last season and his batters led the Carolina League in on-base percentage (.328), and finished third in average (.254) and slugging (.387). He began his professional coaching career...
The Boston Red Sox have hired Bob McClure as pitching coach and moved Tim Bogar to bench coach. The Red Sox said Friday Alex Ochoa will be first base coach on manager Bobby Valentine's staff and Jerry Royster will be the third base coach. Bogar and Ochoa both played under Valentine with the New York Mets.
The Boston Red Sox officially announced the rest of manager Bobby Valentine's staff on Friday, naming Bob McClure the pitching coach, Jerry Royster third-base coach and Alex Ochoa the first-base coach.
December 23, 2011
In the spirit of the season, here’s a craft project that will add a fun and sporty dash of color to your holiday table.
First, we’ll need to acquire a card from a Tom turkey of a set. The 1997 Leaf offering will do nicely.
Then we’ll require a Meleagris gallopavo of a player. Take Alex Ochoa, for example.
Now, in order to trace our design, it will be necessary...