Red Sox insider Peter Gammons joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich to discuss the great performance of Cliff Lee, Jonathan Papelbon returning to Fenway, and Alfredo Aceves.
Cliff Lee pitched eight innings of four-hit ball and Jonathan Papelbon earned his first save at Fenway Park as a Red Sox opponent on Tuesday night, leading the Philadelphia Phillies to a 3-1 victory over Boston.
Peter Abraham joined 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich about moves that would still make sense for the Sox to make and would dealing Jacoby Ellsbury for Cliff Lee ever happen or even work?
Felger and Massarotti opened the day discussing the Boston Red Sox signing of Shane Victorino and what this signing means to Jacoby Ellsbury’s future in Boston.
Check back throughout the day for the latest reports, rumors and trades that will determine this year’s playoff races.
Josh Beckett pitched 7 2-3 strong innings and Jarrod Saltalamacchia hit a three-run homer to lead the Red Sox to a 5-1 win over the Phillies on Sunday.
With Cole Hamels and Cliff Lee taking the hill for the Phillies this weekend, not to mention Jonathan Papelbon closing the door, the Red Sox have a tough weekend ahead of them in Philadelphia.
Today on the Baseball Reporters with Tony Massarotti, Mazz opened things up talking about the Red Sox deciding to start Adrian Gonzalez in right field tonight against the Phillies.
Cliff Lee tossed a two-hitter for his third consecutive shutout and the Philadelphia Phillies beat Josh Beckett and the Boston Red Sox 5-0 Tuesday night.
David Ortiz will sit for the fourth straight game as the Red Sox open a three-game series against the Philadelphia Phillies Tuesday night.