CLAY BUCHHOLZ RUMORS

Clay Buchholz actually felt the need to apologize to the Phillies for getting hurt

In sports there’s a strong stigma against injuries. Guys who stay healthy for years at a time are lauded for some kind of special fortitude, while those who are prone to injuries are sometimes labeled as soft or weak. And that’s how you end up with someone like Phillies pitcher Clay Buchholz apologizing to his team’s general manager for having a forearm sprain. Buchholz came...
Via The Comeback
April 27, 2017  |  Discuss

Clay Buchholz apologized to Phillies for getting hurt

Philadelphia Phillies right-hander Clay Buchholz recently suffered a potential season-ending injury to his throwing arm, and he apparently feels some sense of responsibility for it.Buchholz spoke to the media on Wednesday and said that he apologized to general manager Matt Klentak and others on the team for getting injured, per Todd Zolecki of MLB.com. The 32-year-old Buchholz tore...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 26, 2017  |  Discuss

Clay Buchholz suffers right forearm strain during start

Clay Buchholz’s tenure with the Philadelphia Phillies isn’t off to a good start.The right-handed starter left his second start with the Phillies in the third inning with an apparent injury, which the team’s Twitter later called a right forearm strain. Buchholz was off to a rough start at Citizens Bank Park, as he allowed six runs and eight hits in 2 1/3 innings before leaving...
Via NESN.com
April 11, 2017  |  Discuss

After 10 Years in Boston, Clay Buchholz Heads to Philly

After a decade in Boston, Clay Buchholz is on the move. And while he’s not going very far, the scenery and competitive landscape will be drastically different. He’ll even need to handle a bat consistently. Unfortunately for him, he’s going from a contender to a—well, they’re still rebuilding. Fortunately for Philadelphia, they’re not giving up a whole lot. 24-year-old...
Via The Sports Post
December 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Red Sox trade Clay Buchholz to Phillies

The Boston Red Sox have traded starting pitcher Clay Buchholz to the Philadelphia Phillies. Jon Heyman of Today’s Knuckleball first reported the news, and it was quickly confirmed by multiple reporters. The Red Sox will receive minor league infield prospect Josh Tobias in return. Boston did not have to send cash, as the Phillies will absorb the remaining one year and $13.5 million...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 20, 2016  |  Discuss

Clay Buchholz’s 2017 Option Picked Up As Red Sox Announce Roster Moves

Clay Buchholz is slated to return to Boston for another season. The Red Sox announced amid several roster moves Thursday that they exercised Buchholz’s option for 2017. Terms of the option were not disclosed in the press release issued by the team, but previous reports have indicated that it’s worth $13.5 million. Buchholz, who was drafted by the Red Sox in 2005, has spent his...
Via NESN.com
November 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Clay Buchholz Should Have a Very Short Leash

In a few hours, the Red Sox play their first win-or-go-home game of the season. And with their season on the line, they’re handing the ball to Clay Buchholz. Yes, the same Clay Buchholz who posted a 4.78 ERA, 5.06 FIP, and 5.32 xFIP this season while getting bounced from the rotation. Buchholz is getting the ball in large part because of how he finished the season, as he ran a...
Via Fangraphs
October 10, 2016  |  Discuss

The Adjustment Clay Buchholz Made

Ever since (and including) a three-inning relief appearance against the Angels on July 31, Boston right-hander Clay Buchholz has recorded some promising numbers. In terms of run prevention, he’s been great: a 2.85 ERA in the American League is about 36% better than league average. By underlying factors, meanwhile, he’s been solid. His strikeout- and walk-rate differential (K...
Via Fangraphs
October 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Why Red Sox expect Buchholz to deliver in must-win Game 3

BOSTON — The fate of the Red Sox’s season now rests on the arm of Clay Buchholz. If this sounds like a scary thought to you, you’re not alone. After all, the veteran right-hander has endured some brutal stretches this season, making three separate trips to the bullpen while finishing the regular season with an 8-10 record and 4.78 ERA. But the Red Sox are sticking with Buchholz...
Via NESN.com
October 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Clay Buchholz Has Chance To Help Red Sox Earn Important Win Vs. Yankees

It’s been an unusual season for Clay Buchholz, but he still can help the Boston Red Sox beat the New York Yankees on Friday night in a game with plenty of postseason ramifications. The right-hander has split his time between the bullpen and starting rotation all season, and while he’s struggled at times, his numbers of late — 2-1 record, 4.30 ERA in his last eight outings...
Via NESN.com
September 16, 2016  |  Discuss
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