Koji Uehara

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.

03/24/2015

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.

03/18/2015

Koji Uehara #19 of the Boston Red Sox reacts after giving up 5 runs on August 22, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Rich Gagnon/Getty Images)

Keefe’s Quickies: Concerned About Koji Uehara?

Rich Keefe goes through the top stories of the day for the Patriots, Bruins, Celtics, Red Sox and more in rapid fire fashion.

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/18/2015

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12 Pack Of Athletes Who Never Have To Buy Their Own Beer In Boston

If you ever see any of these guys at your local watering hole, make sure you show them some love.

02/05/2015

Red Sox closer Koji Uehara celebrates with his teammates after beating the Cardinals in Game 4 of the World Series. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Koji Uehara Signs Two-Year Contact With Red Sox

The Red Sox announced Thursday afternoon that Uehara and the Red Sox agreed upon a two-year contract that will keep him in a Red Sox uniform through the 2016 season.

10/30/2014

Edward Mujica (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Mujica Temporarily Replaces Uehara As Red Sox’ Closer

Koji Uehara will not be closing games for the Boston Red Sox for the near future, but the team hopes to have him back pitching the ninth inning by the end of the season.

09/05/2014

Red Sox closer Koji Uehara reacts after giving up a game tying home run to Yankees slugger Mark Teixeira. Uehara surrendered another solo home run in as the Yankees walked off with a 4-3 win.  (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

After Another Blown Save, Is It Time For Red Sox To Shut Down Uehara?

Koji Uehara suffered his third loss in his last five appearances on Thursday night, in what may have been his final time out of the pen as the Red Sox’ closer.

09/05/2014

Koji Uehara #19 of the Boston Red Sox reacts after giving up 5 runs on August 22, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Rich Gagnon/Getty Images)

Mariners Get To Uehara, Beat Red Sox 5-3

Austin Jackson’s bases-loaded double with two outs in the ninth inning keyed a five-run rally, and the Seattle Mariners sent the Boston Red Sox to their sixth straight loss, 5-3 on Friday night.

08/22/2014

Pitcher Joe Kelly and Allen Craig. (Getty Images)

Britton With Rich Keefe: Joe Kelly, Allen Craig Two Solid Pieces For Red Sox

Joe Kelly and Allen Craig are two “buy low” players from St. Louis that may end up paying huge dividends for the Red Sox.

98.5 The Sports Hub–08/01/2014

Manager John Farrell of the Boston Red Sox talks with Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Boston Red Sox, Ben Cherington. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Abraham On Toucher & Rich: Minor Trades Possible, But Red Sox Won’t Go Full Sell Mode

The MLB trade deadline is 10 days away and the Red Sox are faced with a multitude of decisions, some minor and some major.

98.5 The Sports Hub–07/21/2014

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