The Boston Red Sox made a pair of roster moves on Thursday, making room for new acquisition Jake Peavy.
A huge benefit concert was announced on Friday for the victims fund of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Peter Gammons called in to 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich to discuss the poor outing by starter Alfredo Aceves, Daniel Bard being called up from Double-A Portland and Will Middlebrooks.
NL Cy Young Award winner R.A. Dickey gave up two runs and four hits in his Toronto spring training debut, but he was outpitched by fellow knuckleballer Steven Wright for two innings in the Boston Red Sox split squad’s 4-2 victory over the Blue Jays on Monday.
The Red Sox will play a pair split-squad games on Monday, facing the Blue Jays in Dunedin and the Rays in Port Charlotte and Tampa Bay Rays in Sarasota.
It’s not their opening day rotation, but the Boston Red Sox announced their pitching plans for the their first week of spring games on Tuesday.
Tuesday’s trade deadline came and went and the Red Sox didn’t make any huge moves. Comcast SportsNet’s Sean McAdam spoke with 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher & Rich about the moves made at the deadline, Josh Beckett’s back and the rain out.
The Red Sox traded Lars Anderson to the Cleveland organization on Tuesday, receiving pitcher Steven Wright in return.
Here are some of the funny folks who had their start in the Bay State, and now make audiences laugh all over the country.