Red Sox catcher David Ross joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich show Thursday morning, as he’ll do throughout the baseball season as a regular guest of the program.
Major League Baseball plans to eliminate home plate collisions, possibly as soon as next season but no later than by 2015.
Toucher and Rich spoke with Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe on Tuesday morning after word came out that the Red Sox agreed to a 1-year deal with catcher A.J. Pierzynski.
Expanding instant replay won’t be the only rule change coming to Major League Baseball in 2014. Executive Vice President of Baseball Operations Joe Torre is adamant about eliminating, or lessening the damage of collisions at home-plate.
Adam Jones and Rich Keefe risk life and limb in Tuesday night’s edition of Over/Under on “Game of Jones.”
Tony Massarotti fears that the Red Sox are already feeling the pressure of “feeding the monster” and could very well make the same mistake twice in signing the wrong players.
The Red Sox have agreed to a one-year deal with free agent catcher Kelly Shoppach, which could mean the end of Jason Varitek’s playing days in Boston.
If the Red Sox are going to hand the starting catching job to Jarrod Saltalamacchia, I want them to bring back Jason Varitek too.