Monday could mark closer Jonathan Papelbon’s first game at Fenway as a visitor. Papelbon, who left the Red Sox as a free agent after 2011, is Boston’s all-time saves leader with 219.
If he reaches his potential, Domonic Brown could be a potential All-Star. He can offer power, speed, average, on-base percentage and above-average fielding.
Felger and Massarotti opened the day discussing the Boston Red Sox signing of Shane Victorino and what this signing means to Jacoby Ellsbury’s future in Boston.
Father’s Day is special. But some Father’s Days are more special than others. Read about these favorites and add your own.
CBS Sports baseball insider Jon Heyman joined Gresh & Zo on Tuesday to talk about the future of Daniel Bard, the trade market for Kevin Youkilis, and the status of second baseman Dustin Pedroia.
Gresh and Zo were joined by former Major League pitcher Mitch Williams of the MLB Network to talk baseball. He shared his thoughts about the current state of the Red Sox and the comments last night from Daniel Bard about not wanting to be treated like a child.
Felger and Massarotti continued the day discussing the Boston Red Sox and David Ortiz speaking his mind at a team meeting.
Josh Beckett pitched 7 2-3 strong innings and Jarrod Saltalamacchia hit a three-run homer to lead the Red Sox to a 5-1 win over the Phillies on Sunday.
The Red Sox beat the Phillies, 7-5.
If Jon Lester’s performance Saturday night resembles those he’s had against Philadelphia in the past, the Phillies’ winning streak will be in danger.