The Detroit Tigers made another aggressive move Monday, acquiring second baseman Omar Infante and right-hander Anibal Sanchez from Miami in exchange for 21-year-old righty Jacob Turner and two minor leaguers.
With the Boston Red Sox just 13-23 in games started by Jon Lester and Josh Beckett, there is little surprise they are looking for help in their starting rotation as the MLB trade deadline draws near.
Felger and Massoratti are broadcasting live from the Ace Ticket Studio in Kenmore Square. Today, the guys opened the show discussing the recent report from Ken Rosenthal regarding trade rumors involving Carl Crawford.
Ken Rosenthal, citing Major League sources, is reporting the Red Sox contacted both the Marlins and Dodgers about a potential blockbuster deal for left fielder Carl Crawford.
Daniel Nava singled in the go-ahead run to cap a three-run eighth inning and the surging Boston Red Sox completed a sweep of the stumbling Miami Marlins, 6-5 on Thursday night.
David Ortiz hit a grand slam for one of the Red Sox’s four homers as they set a season high in runs, beating the Miami Marlins 15-5 Wednesday night on the hottest day of the year in Boston.
The Boston Red Sox would be satisfied if the venue is the only thing different for Felix Doubront in this week’s start against Miami.
David Ortiz hit his 17th homer and Clay Buchholz won his fourth straight start as the Boston Red Sox beat the Miami Marlins 7-5 on Tuesday night for their fifth win in six games.
Boston Red Sox right-hander Clay Buchholz extended his string of superb outings last week by outdueling the Miami Marlins’ Mark Buehrle. Buchholz will get the chance to try to pull off that feat again Tuesday night when Buehrle and the Marlins begin a three-game series at Fenway Park.
Felix Doubront was aiming to gain some confidence back when he took the mound against the Miami Marlins. The Red Sox fifth start did that, and then some hurling seven strong innings, picking up his seventh win of the season.