John Farrell

Xander Bogaerts and Mookie Betts of the Boston Red Sox celebrate after defeating the New York Yankees at Fenway Park on September 27, 2014. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Roche: Five Keys To 2015 Red Sox Season

Dan Roche brings you five keys for a successful 2015 season from the Red Sox.


Red Sox starter Clay Buchholz. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Buchholz Named Red Sox Opening Day Starter

Clay Buchholz will make the first Opening Day start of his career when the Boston Red Sox open their 2015 season against the Philadelphia Phillies next week.


Koji Uehara (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Red Sox Concerned Koji Uehara Won’t Be Ready For Opening Day

There is growing concern among the Boston Red Sox that closer Koji Uehara will not be ready for opening day.


Red Sox DH David Ortiz. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Ortiz Getting Weekend Off To Deal With ‘General Soreness’

Red Sox DH David Ortiz will get the weekend off to deal with “general soreness,” according to manager John Farrell.


David Ortiz and Hanley Ramirez (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

David Ortiz: ‘ I Don’t Like Spring Training Games’

For players, and particularly the veterans, spring training games just don’t quite get the juices flowing. Just ask David Ortiz.


Clockwise from top left: Justin Masterson, Koji Uehara, Joe Kelly, Brock Holt, John Farrell (Photos by Joe Robbins/Stacy Revere/

Potential Peaks, Pitfalls For 2015 Red Sox

Expectations for the 2015 Red Sox might be as varied as ever. Here are some reasons for optimism and some potential pitfalls.


Joe Kelly pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on August 6, 2014 in St. Louis. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Kelly Feeling Better, Next Start Uncertain

The Boston Red Sox received some good news on ailing pitcher Joe Kelly.

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Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Castillo Expected To Be ‘Game Ready’ By Wednesday

John Farrell isn’t sure if Rusney Castillo will be ready for opening day, but he is confident the Red Sox outfielder will be “game ready” by Wednesday.


Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Pedroia Clubs Grand Slam, Quickly Proclaims ‘I Knew I Was Back To Normal’

Dustin Pedroia appears to be going full swing early this spring — both on the health and confidence front — and he isn’t afraid to let everyone know it.


Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Rusney Castillo Out ‘For Some Time’ With Left Oblique Strain

Maybe having all those outfielders on their roster isn’t such a bad thing for the Red Sox.