Xander Bogaerts Earns Callup With More Than Production
BOSTON—With his callup to the big leagues on Aug. 19, Xander Bogaerts at 20 years old became the youngest Red Sox position player since Dwight Evans more than 40 years [...]
Red Sox Midseason Update: Xander Bogaerts Shows More Discipline
BEST PLAYER: Garin Cecchini had the second-highest on-base percentage in the minors at the time of his promotion to Double-A, but that performance wasn’t good enough to surpass the landmark [...]
Michael Almanzar Returns To Relevance For Red Sox
Michael Almanzar is showing signs of prospect life again in Double-A for the Red Sox.
Don’t Sell Xander Bogaerts Short At His Natural Position
The notion of Xander Bogaerts playing shortstop in the big leagues one day resonates with Red Sox infield coordinator Andy Fox. The Aruba-born Bogaerts had just returned to minor league [...]
Henry Owens Looks For Another Step Forward
Henry Owens continues to move in the right direction for the Red Sox.
Jackie Bradley Forces Issue For Red Sox
A dynamite spring training helped Jackie Bradley make the Red Sox despite entering camp with seemingly little chance to make the club.
Bringing Heat Not Necessary For Boston’s Hernandez
Red Sox righthander Chris Hernandez doesn't light up the radar gun, but he's managed to have success without relying on velocity.
Knuckler Gets Wright Attention In Boston
After righthander Steven Wright was drafted in the second round by the Indians in 2006, he never had a chance to make a meaningful impression on farm director John Farrell. He had mono and never pitched that summer, and Farrell left after the season to become pitching coach of the Red Sox.<br/><br/>Almost seven years later, Wright has been reunited with Farrell.
Holt Brings Versatility To Boston
The Red Sox were willing to part with four young players in order to acquire all-star closer Joel Hanrahan from the Pirates, but that willingness came with a condition: getting back middle infield prospect Brock Holt.
Red Sox Take Protective Measure With Vazquez
Christian Vazquez posted modest offensive numbers, but the Red Sox felt they needed to add him to the 40-man roster.
Injuries Slow Down Boston’s Kalish
A frustrating series of injuries have set back Red Sox outfielder Ryan Kalish