Former Cy Young Award winner Bartolo Colon of the Oakland Athletics was suspended for 50 games Wednesday after testing positive for testosterone.
Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz smacked his 400th career home run Wednesday in Boston’s 3-2 loss to the Athletics in Oakland.
Josh Reddick and Brandon Moss homered against their former team to send Daisuke Matsuzaka to an early exit.
Manny Ramirez is a free agent again after he asked the Oakland Athletics to release him and the team granted his request on Friday.
Felger and Massarotti opened the day talking about the Boston Red Sox, their struggles, and the sellout streak at Fenway Park.
While the Red Sox dropped their second in a row to the Oakland Athletics 4-2 Wednesday night, it was a promising debut for third baseman Will Middlebrooks.
David Ortiz looks to continue his torrid start as the Red Sox seek their eighth win in nine games Tuesday night in the middle game of a three-game set against the A’s at Fenway Park.
Bobby Valentine continues to be amazed by the hard-nosed play of Dustin Pedroia.
Major League Baseball’s opening day is April 5th, but the Seattle Mariners and Oakland Athletics opened the 2012 regular season in Tokyo this morning. Fred and Rich weren’t aware of this until they heard about it in one of Wallach’s headlines.
The Boston Red Sox reportedly worked hard to complete a deal for A’s lefty Gio Gonzalez, but Gonzalez instead will be headed to Washington, according to a report by ESPN’s Keith Law.