Don’t overthink it. I am a Chris Sale doomer. I can’t shake the feeling that his career will continue to be slowed by injuries in 2023 and in the years to come, and that any flashes of his singular brilliance will be matched by days on the DL.
Red Sox outfielders Alex Verdugo and Jarren Duran will soon be heading out to Arizona to play for Mexico in the World Baseball Classic. To mark the occasion, manager Alex Cora instructed the pair to give a presentation on the country to the rest of their teammates on Monday.
It’s time to pay attention to Niko Goodrum and Yu Chang. Pop quiz: as of today, who is the backup middle infielder on the Boston Red Sox? Kiké Hernadez and Christian Arroyo have both filled that role in the past — but both have been promoted to staring roles this season, thanks to the departure of Xander Bogaerts and the injury to Trevor Story.
The Boston Red Sox earned their first win of the 2023 Grapefruit League season Sunday afternoon. After a chaotic contest that saw Boston tie the Atlanta Braves on Saturday due to a new rules infraction, Sunday's matchup was a little more typical.
One day before the Red Sox took on Northeastern in their spring opener at JetBlue Park on Friday, three of the organization’s top prospects were in the spotlight on the back fields of the Fenway South Complex in Fort Myers.
The Red Sox opened Grapefruit League play with a 6-6 tie against the Braves at CoolToday Park in Northport, Fla. on Saturday afternoon. Half of Boston’s six runs came within the first three innings of this contest.
Masataka Yoshida officially made his debut with the Boston Red Sox on Friday afternoon. The former Japanese star outfielder started for Boston in its annual spring training kick-off game against Northeastern University and finished the day 0-1 with a sacrifice fly in one inning of work.
The New York Mets are keeping themselves busy. New York has been in the news left and right this offseason for its massive spending -- and near acquisition of shortstop Carlos Correa -- but it also has made a few under-the-radar moves.
The Red Sox opened their spring schedule with a 5-3 win over Northeastern at JetBlue Park on Friday afternoon. Meeting for the first time in three years due to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2021 and the MLB lockout in 2022, Boston moved to 19-0 all-time against the Huskies in exhibition play.
Boston Red Sox fans were not thrilled with some of the choices the team’s brass made this decision, and it seems that many current and former decision-makers in MLB were not impressed by the Sox offseason either.