Mike Aviles

Red Sox Shortstops Jose Iglesias and Mike Aviles (Photos by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Iglesias or Aviles At Short? Is There A Tug-Of-War Brewing?

The Red Sox brass and manager Bobby Valentine could be getting into a bit of tug-of-war over the opening day shortstop.


Jonathan Papelbon #58 of the Philadelphia Philles poses for a portrait at the Bright House Field on March 1, 2012 in Clearwater, Florida (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Felger & Mazz: When Did Red Sox Fans Get Sour On Jonathan Papelbon?

Felger and Mazz went on to talk about the Sox and former closer Jonathan Papelbon. Are Sox fans angry with Papelbon?

98.5 The Sports Hub–03/08/2012

Red Sox short stop Nick Punto waits his turn in the batting cage at the Red Sox Spring Training facilities in Fort Myers, Florida.

Who’s At Short? Valentine, Red Sox Ponder Options

Bobby Valentine has a decision to make when it comes to the Red Sox starting shortstop.


Josh Beckett is ready to show off the adjusments he's made when he takes the mound against the Cleveland Indians Tuesday night. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Stories To Watch In Red Sox Spring Training

As the Red Sox get set to kick off Spring Training with pitchers and catchers reporting on Sunday, here are a few of the many storylines to follow as they get ready for Opening Day.


Mike Aviles (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Red Sox Avoid Arbitration With Mike Aviles

The Red Sox signed utilityman Mike Aviles for a one-year contract worth $1.2 million, according to WBZ-TV’s Dan Roche.


Athletics Closer Andrew Bailey. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Roche: Red Sox Take Major Step In Right Direction

Dan Roche breaks down the Red Sox’ acquisition of closer Andrew Bailey.


Boston Red Sox pitcher Daniel Bard reacts after walking-in the tying run in the eighth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in Toronto Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2011. The Blue Jays defeated the Red Sox 11-10. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darren Calabrese)

Felger & Mazz: Bard Melts Down, Wakefield Still Seeking 200th Win

Felger and Massarotti started the day off discussing the Red Sox 11-10 loss to the Blue Jays. Did the pressure of getting Wakefield’s 200th win cause Bard to struggle last night?

98.5 The Sports Hub–09/08/2011

Rays second baseman Ben Zobrist scores in the eighth inning on a steal against  the Boston Red Sox in the second game of a doubleheader at Fenway Park. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Red Sox Turn Triple Play, But Defense Hurts In Loss

Dan Roche enjoyed the Red Sox’ triple play on Tuesday night against the Rays, but was not pleased with the lack of basic defense in the game.


Dustin Pedroia congratulates David Ortiz. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Sick Ortiz Late Scratch In Game 1

Designated hitter David Ortiz was a late scratch from the Boston Red Sox lineup for the first game of Tuesday’s day-night doubleheader with Tampa Bay because of illness.


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Red Sox Blog: Aviles In Right Field

The one thing I like about the Red Sox manager is he never shows any fear when it comes to his decision-making.