Red Sox minor lines: Rusney Castillo makes his debut
It's Rusney Castillo time in Fort Myers!
Pawtucket W 10-4
Jackie Bradley Jr.: 1-4, BB, K Bryce Brentz: 1-4, BB, K Garin Cecchini: 1-5, 3 K Alex Hassan: 3-3, BB
Henry Owens: 6 IP, 3 H, 4 R, 4 ER, 2 BB, 9 K, 1 HR
Owens' day is actually fairly positive, on the whole. While the hits were not chea...
Daily Red Sox Links: Yoenis Cespedes, Daniel Nava, Rusney Castillo
Today's links include stores on a former Red Sox player, Brock Holt's amazing year, and Christian Vazquez's workload.
How much room for improvement is there for Yoenis Cespedes? (Rob Bradford; WEEI.com)
Chad Finn ...
Red Sox 3, Rays 0: Unpredictable Clay Buchholz shuts out Rays
Clay Buchholz was in full-on Jekyll mode Sunday afternoon, spinning a complete game shutout to lift the Red Sox to a 3-0 victory over the Rays.
For a pitcher in the midst of a terrible season, Clay Buchholz sure does spin his fair share of gems. Sunday Buchholz went the distance, throwing nine scoreless innings against the Tampa Bay Rays, allowing just ...
Red Sox vs. Rays: No Pedroia, no surprise
The Red Sox are without Dustin Pedroia Sunday afternoon. No surprise given the elbow he took to the face in Saturday's game.
Dustin Pedroia has been known to play through quite a bit, but an elbow to the head from Logan Forsythe Saturday night will keep him out of Sunday afternoon's game against Alex Cobb and the Rays.
Red Sox trade Kelly Johnson, Michael Almanzar to Orioles for Jemile Weeks, Ivan DeJesus
The Red Sox and Orioles moved some players around without really accomplishing much of anything in the process.
The Red Sox have traded Kelly Johnson and Michael Almanzar to the Baltimore Orioles for Jemile Weeks and Ivan DeJesus.
The circle of unwanted infielders continues unbroken.
The Red Sox received Kelly Johnson from the New York Yankees...
Red Sox 0, Rays 7: Webster repays Rays with customary meltdown
Chris Archer melted down against the Red Sox on Friday, leaving Boston feeling the need to repay the favor with an Allen Webster start.
On Friday night, the Rays gifted the Red Sox a pitcher meltdown and a win. On Saturday night, the Red Sox returned the favor in the form of a six-run disaster from Allen Webster in a 7-0 rout.
It's about what we've come to expe...
Dustin Pedroia taken out of the game after elbow to head from Logan Forsythe
The Red Sox de facto captain had to be taken out of Saturday's Red Sox-Rays matchup after he took an elbow to the head from Logan Forsythe of the Rays.
Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia was ...
Red Sox vs. Rays: Xander Bogaerts returns
It's back to work for Xander Bogaerts.
Xander Bogaerts is off the seven-day disabled list and back in the lineup Saturday night as the Red Sox take on the Rays.
BOSTON RED SOX ...
Red Sox minor lines: Keury De La Cruz vs. history
Players like Keury De La Cruz don't tend to make it big. But he's lasted longer than others that have come before him.
Pawtucket W 2-1
Jackie Bradley Jr.: 1-4, K Alex Hassan: 0-4 Bryce Brentz: 1-3, BB, K Garin Cecchini: 0-2, BB Deven Marrero: 1-3
Brandon Workman: 6.2 IP, 3 H, 1 R, 1 ER, 2 BB, 6 K, 1 HR
Red Sox 8, Rays 4: Betts is grand as Sox trounce Archer
Mookie Betts put the exclamation point on a two-inning attack from the Red Sox which left Chris Archer and the Rays down eight.
With the help of some poor Tampa Bay defense, the Red Sox trounced Chris Archer early and cruised to an 8-4 win over the Rays Friday night.
Chris Archer got himself in trouble in the top of the first, giving up a ringing single and a w...