Ryan Lavarnway

Red Sox closer Jonathan Papelbon reacts after closing out the Baltimore Orioles on September 27, 2011. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Game 162, Will The Red Sox Get In?

At Game 162 of the season, Dan Roche reflects back on the 161 that got the Red Sox to the point they are at.


Ryan Lavarnway of the Boston Red Sox celebrates with David Ortiz after hitting a three run home run. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Red Sox Beat Orioles 8-7, Stay Tied For Wild Card

Rookie Ryan Lavarnway became the unlikeliest of heroes for Boston, hitting his first two major league homers.


Jed Lowrie (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Lavarnway Catching, Lowrie Batting Cleanup Against Orioles

Terry Francona shuffled the Red Sox lineup ahead of Tuesday night’s must-win game against the Orioles.


Bobby Jenks (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Red Sox Jenks Likely Done, Bedard To Miss Next Start

Red Sox reliever Bobby Jenks is likely to miss the rest of the season and playoffs, and lefty Erik Bedard will not make his next start on Friday.


Red Sox reliever Scott Atchison pitches in the seventh inning against the Minnesota Twins. (Photo by Hannah Foslien /Getty Images)

Red Sox Recall Atchison, Send Down Lavarnway

Facing three games in a 24-hour period because of the expected arrival of Hurricane Irene, the Boston Red Sox added a 13th pitcher Friday.


Jarrod Saltalamacchia of the Boston Red Sox is congratulated by Ryan Lavarnway and Jed Lowrie after hitting a three-run home run. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Toucher & Rich: Peter Abraham On Boston’s ‘Big Series’ With Rangers

Joining 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher and Rich Monday morning, Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe was on his way to Texas for the Red Sox very important series against the Rangers.

98.5 The Sports Hub–08/22/2011

Red Sox rookie Ryan Lavarnway. (Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Prospect Lavarnway Joins Red Sox With Open Mind

Red Sox catching prospect Ryan Lavarnway got the call to the big leagues a little sooner than expected, but is ready to contribute any way he can.


Red Sox Third Baseman Kevin Youkilis. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Youk Hits DL With Bad Back, Lavarnway Called Up

The Boston Red Sox placed third baseman Kevin Youkilis on the disabled list because of a back injury Thursday and called up catching prospect Ryan Lavarnway from Triple-A Pawtucket.