Chicago White Sox
Dayan Viciedo will likely hit behind Adam Dunn and Paul Konerko in Robin Ventura’s lineup – a middle of the order that could combine for 100 dingers under the right circumstances.
Hall of Fame catcher Carlton Fisk has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor drunken-driving charge in suburban Chicago.
Juan Nieves will be the next Red Sox pitching coach, beating out Rick Peterson for the job.
Felger and Massarotti opened the day discussing the Boston Red Sox, their 10-1 win over the Chicago White Sox last night, and the importance of tonight’s Game 4 series finale.
With David Ortiz now on the disabled list, the Boston Red Sox still can’t seem to piece together a fully healthy lineup. Having Dustin Pedroia back, though, figures to help a group that’s not exactly struggling – especially at Fenway Park.
Without David Ortiz, someone needed to pick up the slack in the Red Sox offense. On Wednesday night, Cody Ross had the honors.
Cody Ross hit three-run homers in consecutive innings and Felix Doubront pitched six solid innings, carrying the Boston Red Sox to a 10-1 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday night.
The Red Sox turn to Felix Doubront on Wednesday against the White Sox. Boston has won nine of the last 12 times Doubront has taken the mound.
Jon Lester is still struggling on the mound this season, even after getting an eight-day break between starts.
Kevin Youkilis hit his first homer at Fenway Park as a visitor, driving a three-run shot over the Green Monster to lead the Chicago White Sox to a 7-5 win over the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday night.