“He spent the whole winter in Arizona for the most part, doing specific things that the Red Sox wanted him to do — getting stronger, getting first-step quickness — and it shows up on the field.”
The Red Sox have five ground-ball starting pitchers and one giant uncertainty at shortstop.
What will the Red Sox do with their surplus-outfield situation?
Adam Jones talked to CBS Sports writer Matt Snyder to get the latest on the Major League Baseball hot stove.
To Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell, it hardly seems possible that just 11 months ago his team was celebrating the World Series championship on the field at Fenway Park.
David Ortiz is day-to-day after fouling a ball off his foot, and Xander Bogaerts will be inactive for a week after suffering a concussion.
Ian Browne of MLB.com joined The Adam Jones Show to discuss a variety of Red Sox topics.
After making a franchise-altering trade on Thursday morning, general manager Ben Cherington met the media in the afternoon and announced some big changes that will take place on the field.
Jon Lester will be a free agent at season’s end, and the Red Sox have deep pockets.
Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington said the trade of five key members of the 2013 championship team “speaks to where we are as a team.”