Category: ‘Game Previews’

Making the Case for Mookie Betts as AL MVP
August 27th, 2016 at 1:12 PM
Boston Red Sox right fielder Mookie Betts is in the middle of his third season and has taken his team from worst in the American League East to tied for first as of Aug. 26. It was a common narrative throughout the league that Betts would likely break out in...

Mookie Betts Hits 2 HR’s on Wednesday Vs. Orioles, Five Homers in Last Two Games (Video)
June 2nd, 2016 at 11:50 AM
Over the last two games, Mookie Betts is doing his best Babe Ruth impression at the plate, as he's been virtually unstoppable for the Boston Red Sox. ***PHOTO1*** Going back to Tuesday night's game at Camden Yards, the Red Sox outfielder blasted three home runs in the 6-2 victory over the Baltimore...

Boston Red Sox Call up Tommy Layne, Dalier Hinojosa as Bullpen Reinforcements
April 29th, 2015 at 3:34 PM
The rotating door to the Boston Red Sox bullpen continues, as the team has made more moves to call in reinforcements for their overworked relievers. Manager John Farrell confirmed on WEEI's Dale and Holley show that left-handed pitcher Tommy Layne and right-hander Dalier Hinojosa have been called up from Triple...

Boston Red Sox Call up Jackie Bradley, Option Steven Wright
April 28th, 2015 at 3:36 PM
The Boston Red Sox made another roster move on Tuesday, calling up outfielder Jackie Bradley, Jr. from Triple-A Pawtucket. Right-handed pitcher Steven Wright has been optioned back to clear room on the roster for Bradley. ***PHOTO1*** Wright joined the team on Monday to replace Heath Hembree, in what has been a revolving...

Rusney Castillo Headed to Disabled List
April 14th, 2015 at 12:48 PM
Rusney Castillo has hit another snag on his path toward claiming a spot in the Boston Red Sox outfield. ***PHOTO1*** Castillo injured his shoulder attempting to make a diving play on Saturday and was sent back to Boston to get checked out. According to The Boston Globe's Alex Speier, the prognosis was...