The Red Sox landed sought-after Catcher/1st Baseman Victor Martinez from the Cleveland Indians right before the trading deadline on Friday. Martinez will help the Red Sox run production tremendously and will offer the Red Sox some versatility as a switch-hitter. Martinez is only 30 years old, he can play 1st base, and he is hitting […]
Josh Beckett is just being Josh Beckett. When Beckett is in the “zone” he is one of the best pitchers in baseball, period. Beckett struck out 10 A’s batters in 7 innings of work to notch his 12th win of the 2009 MLB schedule. Beckett did give up 8 hits and 3 ER, but […]
Good news Red Sox fans. The Red Sox have already made 2 useful trades and it doesn’t look like anything will get in the way of the team making more moves to bolters the 2009 playoff push. Last week, the Red Sox acquired Chris Duncan from the St. Louis Cardinals in a swap for […]
It wasn’t a perfect sweep, but at least the Red Sox took 2 out of 3 from the lowly Orioles at Fenway Park this weekend.
Jon Lester continued Brad Penny’s pitching dominance from Friday night with a stellar outing of his own on Saturday night. Lester threw 7 1/3 innings of 2-run ball – […]