Red Sox 3, Royals 6: Stunningly wasteful Sox drop third straight
14 hits, three runs. How on Earth do the Red Sox do it? On Wednesday, the Red Sox lost an 11-inning game on a two-out error. On Thursday, they sent out a getaway day B-squad and still only lost because every damn line drive seemed to perfe...
Andrew Benintendi suffers no structural damage in knee
The Red Sox have once again dodged a major injury. The word is good on Andrew Benintendi: the Red Sox' young rookie outfielder has suffered no structural damage in his injured left knee.
This is pretty much the best possible outcome for B...
Red Sox vs. Royals lineups: Steven Wright returns to the mound
Steven Wright makes his return to the rotation The Red Sox will have Steven Wright back on the mound for just the second time in August as they try to bounce back from a bad end to a good road trip.
Red Sox activate Steven Wright, option Heath Hembree to Pawtucket
Steven Wright is back from the disabled list and set to take the mound Friday night in Fenway. The Red Sox have activated Steven Wright ahead of his Friday night start against the Royals, optioning Heath Hembree to Pawtucket to make room.
Red Sox minor lines: Sox dodge the Bobby Dalbec bullet
The Red Sox always viewed two-way player Bobby Dalbec as a hitter. Good thing he's making that seem like the right choice, since the Arizona Wildcats made the other possible route quite so perilous. Pawtucket L 1-6
Rusney Castillo: 2-4, ...
Mookie Betts is great. He can get even better
Mookie Betts has already shown himself to be one of the best players in baseball. When pitchers start to adjust to that, he can take the next step in his evolution. I came into this season with huge expectations for Mookie Betts. I had seen...
Daily Red Sox Links: Travis Shaw, Clay Buchholz, Drew Pomeranz
Today’s links look at the organization’s depth at third base, the plan with Steven Wright and upcoming changes to Fenway. Travis Shaw has been struggling lately, but he feels a breakthrough coming on. (
Red Sox minor lines: Michael Kopech dominates again
Michael Kopech is a bit too good for the competition at High-A Salem. Pawtucket W 10-4
Rusney Castillo: 3-5, 2B Marco Hernandez: 2-5, 2 K Bryce Brentz: 1-5, 2 K
Castillo has actually been hitting the ball pretty damn well in August. Th...
Red Sox 1, Rays 2: Maximum frustration
A game that felt like it should have been a comfortable win ends as a one-run loss. Well, that was about as disappointing as it gets.
The Red Sox went from 2-0 to 2-2 in their series against the Rays, and finished the job with a loss remini...
Red Sox place Andrew Benintendi on 15-day DL, recall Marco Hernandez
Left field has claimed another soul. The Red Sox have placed Andrew Benintendi on the 15-day disabled list after his ugly Wednesday night injury against the Rays. Marco Hernandez has been recalled to take his roster spot.
Really, there's ...
Red Sox vs. Rays lineups: Go away, getaway
It's getaway day in Tampa Bay, so the Red Sox lineup is ugly. It's a getaway day lineup for the Red Sox which is...rarely a good thing.
Daily Red Sox Links: Clay Buchholz, Rick Porcello, Eduardo Rodriguez
Today’s links look at the team’s defense, Clay Buchholz’s move to the bullpen, and a pitcher making his mark in Lowell. Lost in the Red Sox’s great offense and the revamped rotation is the fact that the team carries a great defense,...