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High heat helped Kimbrel rediscover his mojo
1/17/18 via MLB Red Sox
Already blessed with premium velocity, Red Sox closer Craig Kimbrel pointed his fastball to the top of the strike zone in 2017. The move paid off handsomely....
Dombrowski: Despite slow market, goal same
1/17/18 via MLB Red Sox
Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski, who has been running front offices for nearly 30 years, said Tuesday in an interview with MLB Network Radio that he has "never seen a market go this slow, really."...
Chavis gives Red Sox a big bat in pipeline
1/17/18 via MLB Red Sox
For all the talk about the Red Sox trying to find another power hitter via free agency or a trade, it should be noted that another slugger could be making his way through the pipeline with a possible arrival at Fenway Park at some point in 2018....
Little Rhody Confab To Put PawSox Stadium On Ballot?
1/17/18 via FenwayNation
Rhode Island House Speaker  Nicholas Mattiello will hold a "closed-door" caucus of his conference to decide how to respond to the Senate's passage of a bill to fund a new stadium for the Pawtucket Red Sox—the AAA affiliate of the Boston Red Sox. Failure to fund the project by the stat...
Olney: Red Sox Offer To Martinez Is 5 Yrs, $100 Million
1/17/18 via FenwayNation
According to a report by ESPN 's Buster Olney , the Red Sox offer on the table to sign free-agent J.D. Martinez is: five years, $100 million . At $20 million per year, it's somewhat understandable that Uber-Agent Scott Boras is holding out— his likely minimum is six years, $18...
Has Scott Boras Floated A 'Nuclear Option' On Martinez?
1/17/18 via FenwayNation
The ever-wily Uber-Agent Scott Boras keeps a stable of toadies in the mainstream sports media. It's long been rumored that, whenever he really needs to send up a trial balloon, he calls on a toady or two. Such may be the case now when stories are being planted that claim "one of the best ...
Dombrowski Would Be 'Content' With Current '18 Roster
1/17/18 via FenwayNation
(Boston Globe Photo) It's been more than three months since the Red Sox walked off the field as first-round playoff losers for the second straight year. In less than one month, the team will begin formal 2018 Spring Training workouts. So, would Red Sox honcho Dave Dombrowski be ...
Jerry Remy Announces End Of Cancer Treatment
1/17/18 via FenwayNation
Red Sox legend Jerry Remy announced yesterday to his Twitter followers that his latest bout with lung cancer was coming to an end . The former player and current NESN broadcaster stated that the process that started in June with surgery and chemo was ending yesterday with his final radiation...
Who are Boston’s Biggest Competitors for JD Martinez?
1/17/18 via Surviving Grady
“The Sound of Silence” could pretty much sum up the Boston Red Sox’ offseason. They locked in a few guys like Steven Wright and Mitch Moreland, and from what I hear Tom Werner had a pretty crazy pinochle tournament at his secret underground mansion. Other than that, they...
Castillo, Chavis among 16 spring camp NRIs
1/16/18 via MLB Red Sox
The Red Sox announced 16 non-roster invitees to Spring Training on Tuesday, including outfielder Rusney Castillo, who will once again try to work his way back on the radar....
Red Sox Add 16 Non-Roster Invitees to 2018 Spring Training Roster
1/16/18 via Pawtucket Red Sox News List
The Boston Red Sox have added 16 non-roster invitees to the team's 2018 Spring Training roster: catchers Dan Butler, Óscar Hernández, Austin Rei, and Jake Romanski; infielders Michael Chavis, Iván De Jesús Jr., Chad De La Guerra, and Esteban Quiroz; outfielders Jeremy Barfield, R...
PawSox Tickets on Sale on Jan. 27 at Family Fun Day at McCoy; 2018 Promotional Schedule Announced
1/16/18 via Pawtucket Red Sox News List
The Pawtucket Red Sox will put 2018 single game tickets on sale for the first time on Saturday, January 27, starting at 10 a.m., at, by phone at (401) 724-7300, and at the McCoy Stadium Box Office. For those fans who wish to visit in person on January 27, the PawSox will present a free ...
Jerry Remy Finishes Latest Round Of Lung Cancer Treatment
1/16/18 via Red Sox – CBS Boston
Red Sox broadcaster Jerry Remy says he’s done with his latest round of lung cancer treatment....
Fall/Winter League Roundup: Castillo homers twice, Velazquez picks up a playoff win
1/15/18 via SoxProspects News
This continues our series of weekly roundups of the Fall/Winter Leagues. Coverage will continue every Monday into January. For the full list of Red Sox prospects participating in these leagues, check out our Fall & Winter Leagues page , which will be updated continuously through January....
Inbox: Should Sox rest Sale more next season?
1/15/18 via MLB Red Sox
Ian Browne answers fan questions about Chris Sale, potential position switches and more....
Addison Reed Agrees To Deal With Minnesota Twins
1/13/18 via Red Sox – CBS Boston
Addison Reed’s short time with the Red Sox has come to an end....
Bogaerts, JBJ, Pomeranz among 9 to avoid arb
1/12/18 via MLB Red Sox
The Red Sox reached one-year agreements with nine players on Friday to avoid salary arbitration, including cornerstone lineup pieces Xander Bogaerts and Jackie Bradley Jr. and key rotation member Drew Pomeranz....
Q: How Many Players Have Had 11 PA And 5 Hits In a Game?
1/12/18 via the joy of sox
I was writing something earlier this week and needed a good example of the awesomeness of Baseball Reference and its Play Index . I decided to search for any batters in the last 105 years (BRef's database for individual games goes back only to 1913) who had a game with two doubles, one single, o...
Red Sox Agree to Terms with Nine Players on One-Year Contracts
1/12/18 via Pawtucket Red Sox News List
The Boston Red Sox today agreed to terms with nine players on one-year contracts for the 2018 season, thus avoiding salary arbitration: infielder Brock Holt, shortstop Xander Bogaerts, catchers Sandy Leon and Christian Vazquez, outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr., and pitchers Joe Kelly, Drew Pomeranz, Ed...
Red Sox Avoid Arbitration With Nine Players But Fail To Reach Agreement With Mookie Betts
1/12/18 via Red Sox – CBS Boston
Friday marked the deadline for teams to come to terms with players in order to avoid arbitration, and the Red Sox reached agreements with several players....
Red Sox Sign Jackie Bradley, Jr. To One-Year Deal
1/12/18 via FenwayNation
The Red Sox avoided arbitration with center-fielder Jackie Bradley, Jr. by agreeing to a one-year, $6.1 million contract . A number of other Boston players remain un-signed—with the deadline for signings coming at the close of business on Friday. Stay tuned!...
Muddy Chicken Sees Himself Ready For Opening Day
1/11/18 via FenwayNation
What else would you expect from Dustin Pedroia ? The Red Sox second-baseman today told 's Rob Bradford that he expects to be ready to play on Opening Day (March 29th). Most observers felt that The Laser Show would be sidelined  by his knee issues until at least the Al...
Waiting game with Martinez continues for Sox
1/11/18 via MLB Red Sox
While one significant hitter (Jay Bruce) has found a landing spot (Mets), the biggest bat on the free-agent market (J.D. Martinez) remains in limbo. This means the Red Sox are also still in limbo....
Have Slugger Deliver Flowers to Your Valentine
1/11/18 via Portland Sea Dogs News List
Make this Valentine's Day one to remember by surprising your valentine with a special delivery from Slugger!...
Ten Players to Participate in Red Sox 2018 Rookie Development Program
1/11/18 via Pawtucket Red Sox News List
The Red Sox 2018 Rookie Development Program is scheduled to begin Monday, January 15 at Fenway Park. Ten of Boston's prospects will take part in the week-long program, which focuses on easing their transition into becoming major league players with the Red Sox....


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