The Red Sox worst fears were realized this week when it was confirmed that young catcher Christian Vazquez would require Tommy John surgery, and subsequently miss the entire 2015 season. Since gaining exposure with Boston, Vazquez rapidly became on of the team’s most intriguing young talents. Vazquez turned heads with his terrific defense, which included […]
With Opening Day right around the corner, the Red Sox starting staff is still shaking off the winter rust this spring: Clay Buchholz: 3 GS, 10 innings pitched, 1.80 ERA, 1.10 WHIP, 12 K, 2 BB Rick Porcello: 3 GS, 10 innings pitched, 2.70 ERA, 1.30 WHIP, 8 K, 3 BB Wade Miley: 2 G, […]
With Max Scherzer now in the fold, the Washington Nationals “super rotation” is something that should only be tampered with should an irresistible deal slide across GM Mike Rizzo’s desk. In adding the former Cy Young Award winner to an already formidable rotation, the Nationals were awarded with the luxury of having too many quality […]
The season is (mercifully) nearly over. There are some of us who, instead of being tormented by Boston’s poor play, took solace in the relatively decent play of the Red Sox’ minor league affiliates. The minor league season has been over for a while now, and we have gotten a taste of a few of […]
The best players and pitchers of 2014 in the Red Sox minor league system.
Three teenage Red Sox prospects with the talents to emerge as the system’s best.
How prospect depth could influence the Red Sox at the trade deadline.
Aj Pierzynski is terrible. The Red Sox are loaded in the minors at catcher. Make a move, right!?! Not so fast…
With the Red Sox catchers struggling, is Christian Vazquez ready to provide a solution?
The Red Sox took power bats and a power arm on the draft’s first night.
“Time tested. Battle tested. It’s time to put your hard hat on, it’s boys club, men’s league so it’s time to go to work.” Jonny Gomes
Three reasons why the Red Sox have one of the best minor league systems in baseball.
Five prospects primed for big seasons in 2014.
My rankings of the Red Sox loaded minor league system.
2013 was a banner year for both the major league club and the minor league system.