1. Blake Swihart Sticks Around

    CLEARWATER, Fla. — Blake Swihart stepped off the Red Sox bus yesterday, caught five innings, got three at-bats (two hits) and answered a few dozen questions about what it meant ...

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  2. Red Sox's Swihart to Catch vs. Phillies in Potential Showcase

    The Philadelphia Phillies will get a close-up look at the man they highly covet, as catcher Blake Swihart is penciled in to start for the Boston Red Sox when the two teams face off Sunday...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 95 reads 0 comments

  3. Sandoval Fires Back at Ex-Teammate Huff

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- While the Giants have been measured in their response to critical comments made by Pablo Sandoval explaining his decision to leave San Francisco and sign with ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 4,322 reads 0 comments

  4. Red Sox Make Highly Anticipated Introduction of Moncada

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The Red Sox and Yoan Moncada have both ventured into new territory with their union, and the club and the player both expressed plenty of excitement during Friday's news conference to get things started...

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  5. Yoan Moncada Introduced at Press Conference

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  6. Takeaways: Papi, Pablo Go Deep vs. Pirates

    BRADENTON, Fla. -- Takeaways from McKechnie Field, where the Red Sox won their seventh straight game, 5-1, over the Pittsburgh Pirates , David Ortiz and Pablo Sandoval hit their ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 3 reads 0 comments

  7. Alexi Ogando Shows Encouraging Signs

    BRADENTON, Fla. -- When a pitcher goes on the disabled list three times in one season with shoulder issues and follows that by missing nearly four months of the following season with ...

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  8. David Ortiz: 'You Always Need Spring Training'

    BRADENTON, Fla. -- There's this notion that David Ortiz doesn't need spring training, fueled by his spectacular start in 2013, when he did not play in a game in Florida , started the season on the disabled list with a sore Achilles, then hit ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 3 reads 0 comments

  9. The Story Behind How Yoan Moncada Landed with Red Sox

    The Tampa CPA is used to working long hours, and they usually start early. Feb. 22 was no different -- he awoke before 5 -- except it was completely, totally, 100 percent unlike anything he had ever experienced in his life...

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  10. How a Gruesome Surgery Saved Mike Napoli's MLB Career

    FORT MYERS, Florida — Nights were the worst. You think of a major league baseball player, you think of a dreamy life with plush hotels. There were no dreams for Mike Napoli ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 2 months ago 110,729 reads 41 comments

  11. Phillies Scouting Red Sox Prospect Garin Cecchini

    The Phillies have been in trade discussions with both the Red Sox and Yankees for ace pitcher Cole Hamels, so it should come as no surprise that they sent one of their top scouts to watch Wednesday's Grapefruit League game between the two teams...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 1,330 reads 0 comments

  12. Mookie Betts Impresses Ex-Red Sox CF Jacoby Ellsbury

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 206 reads 0 comments

  13. If You Build It, Will They Come?

    The Red Sox look at a lot of stats in their quest for success. What's a player's strikeout-to-walk ratio? How often does he ground into a double play? Steal a base? Get hit by a pitch? ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 257 reads 0 comments

  14. Most Disappointing Boston Red Sox Players in Spring Training so Far

    Over a week's worth of spring training games are now in the books for the Boston Red Sox . While there is still plenty of exhibition baseball remaining, it's not too early to start taking a look at how certain players are performing...

    Mark Vandeusen Written by Mark Vandeusen about 2 months ago 20,953 reads 31 comments

  15. Takeaways: Shaw, Red Sox slam Yankees

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Takeaways from George M. Steinbrenner Field on Wednesday where, if you looked closely enough, the bronzed version of The Boss could be seen wincing after the Red Sox ...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 months ago 924 reads 0 comments

  16. Miller Contemplated Return to Boston in Offseason

    TAMPA, Fla. -- Andrew Miller thought about coming back to the Red Sox during the offseason, just months after being traded to the Orioles for prospect Eduardo Rodriguez...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 3,567 reads 0 comments

  17. Sandoval Lets Actions Do the Talking

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Third baseman Pablo Sandoval made news when he told Bleacher Report's Scott Miller that the San Francisco Giants didn't seem interested in keeping him...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 554 reads 0 comments

  18. Craig Believes He's 'On a Good Track'

    JUPITER, Fla. -- When Allen Craig looks back, he sees a disappointing, disruptive season clouded by injury. When he looks ahead, he sees uncertainty...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 85 reads 0 comments

  19. Barnes Continues to Impress Farrell in His Bullpen Role

    JUPITER, Fla. -- Matt Barnes pitched two scoreless innings in relief, striking out three, in the Red Sox ' 3-0 win over the Cardinals on Tuesday as he continues to impress John Farrell in that role...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 months ago 122 reads 0 comments

  20. Boston Red Sox: Hanley Ramirez Will Be a MVP-Caliber Player in AL East

    The Boston Red Sox were very aggressive on the free-agent market this offseason, spending nearly $200 million to acquire sluggers Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval...

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  21. Owens Showing More Maturity in Second Camp

    Henry Owens displayed why he is one of the top left-handed pitching prospects in the Major Leagues during a strong two-inning stint against the Rays on Tuesday...

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  22. Masterson Turns in 3 Perfect Innings vs. Jays

    FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Right-hander Justin Masterson was perfect in his second start this spring, retiring all nine batters he faced against a split-squad Rays team in the Red Sox 's 5-1 win on Tuesday afternoon at JetBlue Park...

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  23. Cecchini Continues to Learn by Example

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  24. Wade Miley Gives Credit to Christian Vazquez After Red Sox Beat Cardinals, 3-0

    JUPITER, Fla. — Wade Miley doesn't like to dive into the intricacies of being a major league pitcher...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 months ago 124 reads 0 comments

  25. Red Sox Keeping an Open Mind on Allen Craig

    JUPITER, Fla. -- As much as it feels like ancient history, it was only two seasons ago that Allen Craig was an All-Star who received National League MVP votes, a hitter considered one of the most dangerous in the game...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 months ago 57 reads 0 comments