With Cole Hamels and Cliff Lee taking the hill for the Phillies this weekend, not to mention Jonathan Papelbon closing the door, the Red Sox have a tough weekend ahead of them in Philadelphia.
Cole Hamels earned a five-game suspension for the way he welcomed Bryce Harper to the big leagues.
Dustin Pedroia homered in the first then declared himself ready for opening day, Jon Lester struck out 10 in seven innings and the Boston Red Sox beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-0 Monday.
Spring training is heading down the final stretch, and there are just 10 days separating us all from the Red Sox’ opening day in Detroit.
Felger and Mazz went on to talk about the Sox and former closer Jonathan Papelbon. Are Sox fans angry with Papelbon?
Former Red Sox closer Jonathan Papelbon had some interesting things to say about Red Sox fans Thursday morning.
Dropkick Murphys’ lead singer Ken Casey said in an interview that the closer was not welcome to use “Shipping Up To Boston” anymore as his entrance song because it’s a Boston song. Casey spoke with Toucher & Rich to clarify his comments.
SI Baseball Insider Jon Heyman on the Red Sox Managerial search, closer options and the Right Field situation.
Jonathan Papelbon and the Philadelphia Phillies have completed a $50 million, four-year contract.
Jonathan Papelbon takes off for greener pastures in Philly in the form of 4 years and 50-million dollars.