Michael Bowden

Andrew Bailey #40 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates after defeating the New York Yankees on July 23, 2011 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Call For Arms In Red Sox Bullpen

The Red Sox have plenty of questions in their bullpen, but a little competition in spring never hurts.


Red Sox reliever Scott Atchison pitches in the seventh inning against the Minnesota Twins. (Photo by Hannah Foslien /Getty Images)

Red Sox Recall Reliever Atchison, Option Bowden

The Boston Red Sox have recalled right-handed reliever Scott Atchison, optioning Michael Bowden to Triple-A Pawtucket.


Red Sox reliever Michael Bowden. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

Red Sox Recall Reliever Bowden, Option Catcher Exposito

The Boston Red Sox recalled right-handed pitcher Michael Bowden from Triple-A Pawtucket on Friday.


Franklin Morales #46 of the Boston Red Sox delivers a pitch in the eighth inning against the Chicago Cubs on May 21, 2011 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. Tonight the Chicago Cubs and the Boston Red Sox are wearing replica uniforms from 1918. Before this series, the two teams haven't played at Fenway Park since the 1918 World Series. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Red Sox Place Franklin Morales On DL, Call Up Michael Bowden

The Red Sox placed relief pitcher Franklin Morales on the 15-day disabled list with a left forearm strain and called up righty Michael Bowden.


Red Sox Outfielder Daniel Nava. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Red Sox Make Slew Of Roster Moves, Designate Nava

The Boston Red Sox were a busy team on Friday, making several roster moves.


Red Sox Pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Red Sox Place Dice-K On DL

The Boston Red Sox manager Terry Francona said starting pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka is going on the disabled list to rest his right elbow, which has been bothering him.


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The Baseball Reporters: Lackey’s Struggles

Tony Massarotti opened the Baseball Reporters discussing John Lackey’s struggles. Are personal issues to blame for Lackey’s struggles?

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The Red Sox optioned reliever Scott Atchison to Pawtucket on Friday. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Red Sox Make Cuts, Option Atchison

The Red Sox made several roster moves Friday afternoon as they try to trim their roster to 25-players.


Boston Red Sox's Dennys Reyes delivers to Tampa Bay Rays' Matt Joyce during the seventh inning of a spring training baseball game in Fort Myers, Fla., Tuesday, March 22, 2011. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Showtime For Red Sox Bullpen Hopefuls

Relievers hoping to make the Red Sox bullpen will have a couple different chances to show off their stuff as the team tries to decide who is in, and who is out of the pen.


Manager Terry Francona has some tough decisions to make before Opening Day when it comes to the Red Sox bullpen. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Red Sox Bullpen: Tito’s Tough Decisions

Red Sox Manager Terry Francona has a tough decision when it comes to the bullpen with just one week left until opening day.