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Red Sox Notes: Xander Bogaerts Justifying John Farrell’s Lineup Change

BOSTON — The Red Sox have figured out how to play winning baseball. One day after snapping a three-game losing streak with an 8-3 win, the Red Sox made it two straight victories by defeating the Los Angeles Angels 6-1 at Fenway Park. Boston’s win in Sunday’s series finale was one of the team’s most complete efforts of the season, as everything seemed to click for the Sox...
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John Farrell: Shane Victorino ‘Disappointed,’ ‘Frustrated’ By DL Stint

This embed is invalid" /> BOSTON — Shane Victorino isn’t too thrilled about landing on the disabled list. The Red Sox placed Victorino on the 15-day DL with a left calf injury before Sunday’s game against the Los Angeles Angels at Fenway Park. Red Sox manager John Farrell admitted Victorino wasn’t exactly receptive to the news, as it continues...
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Farrell 'not ruling anything out' as Red Sox's struggles persist

BOSTON — What can the Red Sox do to snap themselves out of the funk they currently find themselves in? John Farrell is open to suggestions. The Boston manager was unable to provide any concrete solutions for his team’s struggles — which have been particularly dire in the run-scoring department — after it dropped a 2-1 decision to the Texas Rangers on Thursday night. ...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Seattle Mariners 2, John Farrell 1

(AP Photo)If there were such things as "good losses", this could be one of them. Despite a crushing 2-1 defeat at the hands of the Mariners, Clay Buchholz turned in his best performance of 2015—eight innings, one earned run, eleven strikeouts and no walks. But, it was his manager John Farrell who handed this game to Seattle. With two outs and a man on second in the ninth inning...
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Sox Announce Carl Willis as the New Pitching Coach

The Red Sox parted way with Juan Nieves on Thursday and it only took them 2 days to officially announce his replacement.  The Sox announced that Carl Willis will officially be brought on as the pitching coach.  Willis has a lot of minor and major league experience and he has also worked alongside John Farrell when they were both in the Cleveland organization. What do I think about...
Via Fenway West
15 days ago  |  Discuss

John Farrell: Carl Willis Has Attributes For Success As Pitching Coach (Video)

The Boston Red Sox’s pitching staff could use some help, and Carl Willis could be just the man to provide it. Willis, who has spent this season as the pitching coach for the Cleveland Indians’ Triple-A affiliate, confirmed Friday night that he’d be assuming duties as Boston’s pitching coach. The Red Sox have yet to make an announcement regarding Willis, but manager John...
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Butterfield Magic: Should the Red Sox fire John Farrell?

Bill Foley (@Foles74)Contributing Writer The Boston Red Sox haven’t fired a manager during the since they canned Jimy Williams in 2001. Michael Ivins/Getty Images That move didn’t work out too well as pitching coach Joe Kerrigan took over and promised to write the lineup in stone. Instead, he used a different lineup nearly every night and went 17-26 in his short stay as...
Via RedSoxLife
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Farrell filling in as Boston's pitching coach for a bit

TORONTO (AP) Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell says he will handle the duties of pitching coach for at least two days after the firing of Juan Nieves. Farrell said the team could announce a replacement on Saturday. The Red Sox fired Nieves on Thursday during an off-day. They went into Friday night's game at Toronto with a 4.86 ERA, the worst in the AL. Farrell said the Red Sox...
Via AP on Fox
16 days ago  |  Discuss

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