Manager Terry Francona said Reyes would be re-tested “when it’s appropriate. Francona said Reyes could have exposed himself and his teammates to the virus by not practicing social distancing or wearing a mask. Francona said he has used the incident as a teaching point for other players.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 9:42 am
Last month, when former Major League All-star Torii Hunter said he’d been called the N-word “a hundred times” at Boston’s storied Fenway Park, the Red Sox were quick to back him up with a promise to fight racism. Torii Hunter’s experience is real,” the team said in a June 10 Twitter post, adding that there were at least seven incidents as recently as last year where fans used racial slurs.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 5:10 am
He’s since earned another ring in 2018 and followed that up last year by becoming the first Boston shortstop since Nomar Garciaparra to post 30 home runs and 100 RBIs in a season. It helped Bogaerts earn his second All-Star selection, third Silver Slugger award and a fifth-place finish in American League MVP balloting. Now, as the Red Sox prepare for the shortened 2020 season with low expectations after trading 2018 MVP Mookie Betts and left-hander David Price to the Dodgers, the 27-year-old Bog…
Posted: July 8, 2020, 12:06 am
Eduardo Rodriguez contracted COVID-19, the Boston Red Sox confirmed.
Posted: July 8, 2020, 12:01 am
Collin McHugh is considered as high-risk of contracting COVID-19 due to this chronic asthma, so it’s no surprise he has some added concerns going into the 2020 Major League Baseball shortened season. The Boston Red Sox pitcher took to Twitter to demonstrate how he’s been getting tested for COVID-19 as Summer Camp begins. And while it appears the Red Sox don’t have any delays in getting their results back, the same can’t be said for other teams around the league.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 10:23 pm
Boston Red Sox pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez is among the team’s latest players to test positive for coronavirus, manager Ron Roenicke confirmed on Tuesday. Roenicke told reporters on a Zoom conference that Rodriguez and infield prospect Bobby Dalbec had both tested positive, the third and fourth Red Sox players to do so after Josh Taylor and Darwinzon Hernandez. Roenicke said both Rodriguez and Dalbec had been kept away from the Major League Baseball workouts at Fenway Park as they awaited their test results.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 7:57 pm
The Red Sox have now signed their first two picks from this year’s MLB Draft, with infielder Nick Yorke signing for a reported $2.7 million.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 4:56 pm
Mookie Betts could have signed a $300 million deal with the Red Sox. But even with an uncertain future ahead as a free agent in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, the Dodgers outfielder stands by his decision.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 3:02 pm
Former Red Sox executive Dave Dombrowski has joined a group intent on bringing a Major League Baseball team to Nashville.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 1:44 pm
Boston Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers is among the betting favorites to lead Major League Baseball in hits during the 2020 MLB season.
Posted: July 7, 2020, 1:36 am
The 2020 MLB schedule for every team, including the Boston Red Sox, was announced Monday night. Here are the dates and opponents for the Red Sox in the 60-game shortened season.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 11:05 pm
Jackie Bradley Jr. heard Torii Hunter describe his experiences of hearing racist language at Fenway Park, and the Sox outfielder hopes that the country can “show a lot more love” so that racial relations can improve.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 8:47 pm
Here’s all the information you need to watch all 10 of the games between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees during the shortened 2020 MLB season.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 6:58 pm
The DH is coming to the National League this season, so it’s no surprise that J.D. Martinez \- self-identified as a “biased person” \- approves of the change, writes John Tomase.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 3:32 pm
Which teams will benefit from MLB’s shortened 60-game season? J.D. Martinez thinks there’s a straightforward (and sobering) answer.
Posted: July 6, 2020, 3:07 pm
Dodgers pitcher David Price will not play this season because of concerns over the coronavirus pandemic, delaying his Los Angeles debut until next year. The five-time All-Star became the latest player to opt out, posting Saturday on Twitter that he wouldn’t participate in the 60-game season that’s scheduled to begin July 23. ”After considerable thought and discussion with my family and the Dodgers, I have decided it is in the best interest of my health and my family’s health for me to not play this season,” he said.
Posted: July 5, 2020, 5:21 am