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Jon Lester scratched from Wednesday’s scheduled start

Trade rumors centered around Jon Lester strengthened Tuesday night when the Boston Red Sox announced Lester would not be making his scheduled start on Wednesday. The Red Sox host the Toronto Blue Jays and Wednesday was supposed to be Lester’s turn in the rotation. Manager John Farrell made the announcement that Lester would be scratched and Brandon Workman would replace him. Farrell...
Via Sports-Glory
24 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Pedroia On Jon Lester: ‘It Would Be Tough To See Him In Another Uniform’ (Video)

Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia was asked after Tuesday night’s loss to the Toronto Blue Jays about the possibility of Jon Lester being dealt before Thursday’s non-waiver trade deadline. Pedroia, who’s been teammates with Lester for his entire career in Boston, said “it would be tough” to see the Red Sox ace in another uniform. Check out the video above to...
1 hour ago  |  Discuss

David Ortiz on Jon Lester: ‘He’s a keeper’

With trade rumors and rumblings around Jon Lester’s name recently, it seems the Red Sox may at least consider moving him. On Monday, FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal reported the Red Sox have been “hit hard” by team’s in pursuit of Lester’s services. To take it even a step further, Rosenthal revealed team’s in the AL East have checked in on a possible trade. It’s rare in...
Via Sports-Glory
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jon Lester willing to re-sign with Red Sox if he gets traded

Jon Lester’s name is a logical one on the trade market once two factors are considered. First, he is a free agent at season’s end, and second, the Red Sox, 47-56 entering July 26, face an uphill battle as they try to return to the postseason and defend their World Series title. Earlier this week, Red Sox owner John Henry revealed the team and Lester wouldn’t negotiate a new...
Via Sports-Glory
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox discussing Cole Hamels with Phillies?

The MLB trade deadline is coming up very quickly, and there are many teams out there looking to make a big move. Apparently, one of those teams could end up being the Boston Red Sox. According to a report from ESPN’s Jayson Stark, the Red Sox and Philadelphia Phillies could be discussing a potential trade that would include superstar starting pitcher Cole Hamels. Following up earlier...
Via Sports-Glory
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Pedroia: Jake Peavy ‘Is A Bulldog Out There’ Despite Record (Video)

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Jake Peavy has the worst luck. Boston’s 7-3 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday put another L on Peavy’s record, which now stands at 1-9. And it’s not for lack of trying on Peavy’s part. His 2.91 run support average was the lowest in the American League going into Tuesday’s game, and his team only made that worse, as they failed to score...
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Pedroia Helps 12-Year-Old Take On Green Monster In ESPN’s ‘My Wish’ (Video)

Dustin Pedroia and the Boston Red Sox made 12-year-old Jace Andrews’ dream come true in ESPN’s latest installment of “My Wish.” Jace, of Montgomery, Texas, was born with eight heart defects and given a 50-50 chance of survival. He underwent a nine-hour open heart surgery when he was just three days old and then had two more heart surgeries when he was 9 months and 3 1/2 years...
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Dustin Pedroia Makes an Impassioned Plea to Add KISS to the Clubhouse Playlist

Look, guys, I’m not particularly happy about the way we’ve been playing. For a dead-ass last place team, we’ve got a lot of heart. And we’re still the world champs until someone wrestles the f$%king trophy out of our hands. But as some of these asshole tweeters keep pointing out, we’re on track to be a worse team than we were under Bobby V. And as the de facto captain of...
Via Surviving Grady
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox: Is it time to sit down Dustin Pedroia?

Dustin Pedroia is hitting .268, well below his usual average as a career .300 hitter. Is it worth it to continue to play him hurt?
Via CLNS Radio
June 24, 2014  |  Discuss

What is going wrong with the Boston Red Sox?

The Boston Red Sox win last night put their record at 32-38, 8.5 games behind the first place Toronto Blue Jays. Last season through 70 games, the Sox were 42-28 and on their way to winning the World Series. So what is the big difference from last season? First, let’s take a look at the offense from last year and the offense so far from this year. At first glance, the numbers are...
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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