While the Red Sox have gotten off to a slow start (5-8), panic hasn’t ensued for Boston Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy, who predicted the squad would get off to a slow start.
The Red Sox reportedly offered ace pitcher Jon Lester a 4-Year, $70 Million offer, and some could argue he’s worth double that. Felger & Mazz feel like their initial offer is a slap in the face to Lester.
The Red Sox lost for the third time to the Yankees. They were without Dustin Pedroia, who was out with a sore wrist, and lost manager John Farrell to an ejection over a disputed replay ruling.
The ring was one of 235 pieces of memorabilia belonging to Johnny Pesky that were sold at a Fenway Park auction.
New York hitters jumped on Sox starter John Lackey for four home runs and hit a fifth off Burke Badenhop.
Grady Sizemore hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning and the Boston Red Sox finally gave Jon Lester enough run support for his first win of the year, 4-2 over the New York Yankees on Friday night.
The auction will include more than 200 items from Johnny Pesky’s career with the Red Sox.
Jacoby Ellsbury hit an RBI single off old roommate Clay Buchholz in his first game against the Red Sox and the New York Yankees beat Boston 4-1 Thursday night.
Derek Jeter is a shell of himself, and nobody in New York can bring themselves to say it.
Red Sox fans are frustrated with Clay Buchholz, and so are Andy Gresh and Scott Zolak.