Tagged: ‘Boston’

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...

Boston Red Sox Select Pitcher Jason Groome with No. 12 Overall Pick in 2016 MLB Draft
June 9th, 2016 at 8:41 PM
Heading into the 2016 MLB Draft, Jason Groome from Barnegat High School in Barnegat, New Jersey was considered to be the number one overall prospect and was projected to going either number one or no lower than number three. ***PHOTO1*** However, the Philadelphia Phillies took outfielder Mickey Moniak and the Atlanta Braves...

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 RHP Carson Smith to Undergo Tommy John Surgery
May 24th, 2016 at 12:39 PM
Carson Smith had been slated for a key role in the Boston Red Sox bullpen, providing them a quality set-up man and strengthing the back end of their bullpen. Unfortunately, bad fortune had bitten both him and the Red Sox with the team announcing on Monday that he'll undergo season-ending...

Six-Year-Old Boy with Heart Condition Throws Out First Pitch to Idol, Red Sox’ David Ortiz (Video)
May 12th, 2016 at 1:08 PM
David Ortiz made a promise to six-year-old Maverick Schutte that he was going to try to hit a home run for him during the series against the New York Yankees when they were at Fenway Park. ***PHOTO1*** Ortiz delivered on his promise, as he crushed a two-run, go-ahead home run to help...