• Red Sox Vs. Rays Lineups: Danny Santana, Christian Vázquez Return For Series Opener

    1 month ago - By NESN

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    The Boston Red Sox will put some distance between themselves and the Tampa Bay Rays if they sustain their success against their rivals.
    Boston and Tampa will open their three-game set Tuesday night at Tropicana Field with first place in the American League East Division on the line. The first-place Sox lead the second-place Rays by a half game, so the stakes couldn't be any clearer to competitors, viewers or anyone else.
    Danny Santana will play center field and bat leadoff for Boston. He didn't play in Sunday's loss to the Kansas City Royals, and a couple days off might...
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  • Red Sox Call Up Catching Prospect Acquired In Mookie Betts Trade

    Red Sox Call Up Catching Prospect Acquired In Mookie Betts Trade

    1 month ago - By NESN

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    Welcome to the show, Connor Wong.
    The Red Sox on Tuesday called up the 25-year-old catching prospect , whom they acquired last year in the Mookie Betts trade. Boston also placed backup catcher Kevin Plawecki on the 10-day injured list with a left hamstring ailment.
    The RedSox today placed catcher Kevin Plawecki on the 10-day injured list with a left hamstring strain.
    To fill Plawecki's spot on the active major league roster, catcher Connor Wong was recalled from Triple-A Worcester. - Red Sox June 22, 2021
    Wong, generally regarded as a top 20 prospect in the Red Sox...
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  • Red Sox Trade Targets: Should These Players Be On Boston's Radar?

    Red Sox Trade Targets: Should These Players Be On Boston's Radar?

    1 month ago - By NESN

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    The MLB trade deadline is just over a month away, and the Boston Red Sox find themselves in the thick of a division race. Should Chaim Bloom and Co. be looking to make upgrades?
    The Sox open a pivotal three-game set in southwestern Florida on Tuesday night when they tangle with the Tampa Bay Rays. The two teams are in a virtual tie for first place with Boston just a half-game ahead, and the outlook of the American League East race looks a little different now than it did two weeks ago with the injury to Tampa Bay ace Tyler Glasnow.
    It's certainly there for the taking for...
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  • MLB Writer Won't Be Surprised If This Red Sox Prospect Becomes All-Star By 2022

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    Jarren Duran seems to have passed one baseball observer's eye test with flying colors.
    MLB.com's Ian Browne named the Boston Red Sox prospect the team's “All-Star of the future” Sunday. Duran has been thriving at the plate this season against Triple-A and international pitching, and his development has take him to the brink of his first call up to the major leagues. Here's why Browne believes Duran's skills might take him to the sport's highest echelons quickly.
    “Sometimes, you know the next Red Sox star when you see him,” Browne wrote. “Duran certainly looks like that...
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