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 […]
The “Prospects To Know” series continues with the Red Sox top right-handed pitching prospects.
Ben Cherington would be smart to bolster the club’s bullpen depth this winter—and he has a number of options with which to do so. The Red Sox face a busy offseason that is about to kick into gear with the annual GM meetings taking place in Phoenix this week. Ben Cherington has plenty of work […]
A handful of rookie pitchers have made their debuts for the Red Sox in 2014, but despite flying under the radar, their latest call-up, Matt Barnes, might have the brightest future of them all. 2014 has been a trying year for the Red Sox, but fans have at least gotten the chance to see quite a […]
Of all the days to record your first clunker in the Major Leagues, Anthony Ranaudo picked his 25th birthday. After allowing at least 4 runs in 5 innings in his previous 5 starts, the right-hander lasted just 3.1 innings before being lifted from Tuesday’s game. After walking the first batter of the game, Ranaudo served […]
The Red Sox played their first of three games against the Baltimore Orioles at Fenway Park on Monday. Coming off his first win in a Red Sox uniform in his previous start, Joe Kelly toed the rubber for Boston in the series opener. After tossing a clean top of the first, Kelly allowed 3 straight […]
Brett Cowett warns against giving Jon Lester $100 million – for good reason.
How prospect depth could influence the Red Sox at the trade deadline.
Three reasons why the Red Sox have one of the best minor league systems in baseball.
Fire Brand Poll #101 – Which of Boston’s minor league pitchers will be the first to see the majors this season?
Daniel concludes his look at projections for the 2014 Red Sox with the prospects most likely to see the majors this season.
Baseball’s back. Back again.
My rankings of the Red Sox loaded minor league system.
Ben takes a completely reasonable and totally plausible look at ways to upgrade the 2014 roster.
There’s a fine line between what the Sox can do and what they should do.